San Jose State University

Job Title

Assistant Professor: Organizational Management and Behavior in Information Professions


Opening Date: 09/07/2017
Closing Date: 02/14/2018

Job Description

Assistant Professor - tenure track - with expertise in management in information professions.

Job Duties

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An earned doctorate must be completed by the time of application. Experience in teaching 100% online courses in: Challenges and critical success factors of information service development; Strategic long term management and daily challenges involved in leading and supporting physical and digital library initiatives; Effective mediation between the users of information and the resources and information systems in specific organizational contexts; Best practices in library and information service strategic planning; Performance measures that contribute to the effective development of library and information services. Research interests in at least one of the following: Advocacy and advocacy metrics in the information professions; Decision making in the information professions; Management of globally distributed teams of information professionals who work in globally distributed online environments –both profit and nonprofit.

How to Apply

For full consideration, send a letter of application that addresses the qualifications and responsibilities outlined above, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, research plans, and three confidential letters of recommendation with contact information by February 14, 2018 to: