University of Kentucky

Job Title

Assistant Professor, Instructional Comm/Information Comm Tech


Opening Date: 09/06/2017
Closing Date: 12/31/2017

Job Description

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.

Job Duties

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.


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.

How to Apply

To apply, submit applications at, 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.