Job opportunity: Open search for Professor of Human-Computer Interaction

Job opportunity: Open search for Professor of Human-Computer Interaction
Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 12:00am

Asst/ Assoc/ Full Professor – Human-Computer Interaction
Informatics Department

The School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University, Bloomington, invites applications for a position beginning in Fall 2013 in the area of human-computer interaction.

We are also hiring in these other areas which have separate postings and require separate applications: computer science education research (joint position with School of Education), computer science (all subareas; two positions), computer security, and health informatics.

Positions are open at all levels (assistant, associate, or full professor).

The IU Bloomington School of Informatics and Computing is the first of its kind and among the largest in the country, with unsurpassed breadth. It includes more than 70 faculty members, 500 graduate students, and strong undergraduate programs. Degrees offered include M.S. degrees in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Human Computer Interaction Design, and Security Informatics, and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and in Informatics. The School has received public recognition as a “top-ten program to watch” (Computerworld) thanks to its excellence and leadership in academic programs, interdisciplinary research, placement, and outreach. The school offers excellent work conditions, including attractive salaries and research support, and low teaching loads in a setting of strong student growth.

Located in the wooded rolling hills of southern Indiana, Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost of living and the amenities for an active lifestyle. IU is renowned for its top-ranked music school, high performance computing and networking facilities, and performing and fine arts.

The School expects continued hiring in the coming years.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching, and the names of 3 references (junior level), or 6 references (senior level).

If possible applicants should apply through this online system (preferred). Applicants unable to submit online should mail to: HCI Faculty Search Committee, School of Informatics and Computing, 919 E 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47408, USA.

Questions regarding this position may be sent to:

To receive full consideration completed applications must be received by December 1, 2012.

Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Applications from women and minorities are strongly encouraged. IU Bloomington is vitally interested in the needs of Dual Career Couples.

Basic Qualifications
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in the relevant area and a well-established record (senior level) or demonstrable potential for excellence in research and teaching (junior level).

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