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Assistant Professors, University of Kentucky School of Information Science, Lexington, KY

Assistant Professor in Information Communication Technology-FE01128

The School of Information Science is currently seeking an Assistant Professor for an academic year appointment, tenure-track position with responsibilities for teaching, advising, maintenance of personal research program, participation in professional activities, and serving on university committees. This faculty appointment, housed within a Regular Title series, will be part of a program offering both undergraduate and graduate (Master's) degrees in ICT and a graduate certificate in instructional communication, housed in the School of Information Science ( ), in conjunction with other faculties within the College of Communication and Information, a member of the iSchool consortium. Candidates will be expected to teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels.

Teaching and research responsibilities include one or more areas in instructional communication, information communication technology such as social computing, social informatics, information studies, information science, and new and emerging technologies. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in basic course administration and teaching assistant coordination, as well as an interest in training and instruction in applied settings.

Faculty positions are for nine months with possible opportunities for summer teaching. Salaries are competitive with those in other disciplines, and commensurate with qualifications and level of appointment. Benefits include participation in TIAA/CREF, employer funded health insurance, and tuition assistance for employees, partners and dependents. For additional information, please see

Required education: Requires an earned doctorate (or ABD status) in information communication technology, instructional communication, learning technologies, educational technologies, information science, informatics, or a related field.

Reviews of applications will begin on October 15th. To apply, submit applications at the link below, and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and research statement. Please also include contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

For information on the second Assistant Professor in Information Communication Technology position, see this link.

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