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University of Hawaii
Job Title: Assistant Professor
Contact Name: Dr. Diane Nahl
Contact Title: Professor
School/Program: Department of Information and Computer Sciences, Library and Information Science Program
Institution: University of Hawaii
Address: 2550 McCarthy Mall, Honolulu, HI 96822
The LIS Program seeks an Assistant Professor in School Library Media for a full-time, academic year, tenure-track position. Duties: Lead a highly ranked SLM program. Teach courses in administration and instruction in K-12 school libraries required for state licensure, advise master's students, supervise graduate internships, and participate in state, national, and international professional organizations. Conduct research in digital media, networked youth services, online learning, m-learning, indigenous knowledge, educational technology, cultural sustainability, learning analytics, information technology literacy or related areas.
Faculty work with diverse constituencies, teach the core curriculum, teach using online and hybrid modes, maintain a vigorous research agenda, meet expectations of tenure and promotion, engage in interdisciplinary scholarship, and obtain funding. Applicants must have an earned doctorate from an accredited university in library and information science or related discipline, an MLIS from an ALA accredited program, commitment to effective teaching, and poise and good address for meeting and conferring with others. College or university teaching experience and teaching experience in K-12 schools are preferred.
The preferred position starting date is August 1, 2013. Application review begins December 1, 2012 and continues until filled. Submit electronically the following: letter of interest, complete curriculum vita, description of research areas, and contact information for at least three references to, Search Committee Chair (email@example.com) with “SLMS Faculty Position” in the subject line. Only complete applications and applications will be considered. For a complete description: http://bit.ly/RnVFl6
Job reference code: 84427
Salary range: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.