[Air-L] Fwd: Faculty Position Openings at SILS, UNC at Chapel Hill
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Thu Sep 30 06:43:55 PDT 2010
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From: Monroe, Wanda G. <wmonroe at email.unc.edu>
Date: Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 7:28 PM
Subject: Faculty Position Openings at SILS, UNC at Chapel Hill
To: CHI-JOBS at listserv.acm.org
The Faculty at the School of Information and Library Science at the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seek interdisciplinary
colleagues who are interested in joining our sustained and creative
efforts to advance the scholarship and practice of information and
library science. Those with fresh and innovative ideas, a commitment
to professional engagement, and an appreciation for cultural diversity
are encouraged to apply for one of two tenure-track faculty positions
at the Assistant Professor rank.
We seek applicants with significant research and teaching strengths in
one of the following areas:
* Human Computer Interaction and Social Computing, with application in
areas such as social media and systems, information search,
collaborative search, or end user education and services.
* Information Retrieval, Synthesis and Analysis, with application to
human activities in domains such as legal discovery, intelligence
analysis, patent searching, health informatics, financial informatics,
or competitive intelligence.
Faculty are expected to engage in research; teach; advise students;
participate in School, University, and professional activities; and
otherwise share their expertise at both undergraduate and graduate
The School is currently ranked #1 by the "US News & World Report" and
is internationally known for its outstanding research, teaching, and
service. The School offers Bachelor of Science in Information Science,
Master of Science in Information Science, Master of Science in Library
Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The School also offers an
undergraduate minor in information science, a Certificate of Advanced
Studies in Information and Library Science, and a variety of graduate
certificates and dual degrees.
An earned doctorate is required. Candidates should provide evidence of
research and teaching excellence, or potential for excellence, in
their areas of expertise. Salary will be commensurate with
Review of applications will begin on December 01, 2010 and will
continue until the position is filled.
To apply visit jobs.unc.edu/2500389.
Direct questions to Dr. Diane Kelly, Chair of the Search Committee, dianek at email.unc.edu
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal
opportunity employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
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