Assistant/Associate Professor in Web Informatics
Full-time appointment at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of web informatics in the Department of Informatics.
The Department of Informatics seeks outstanding candidates with or near the completion of a PhD in a computing-related discipline. Preferences will be given to those who specialize in web, mobile and IoT technologies, informatics, or app, interface and UX design.
Outstanding candidates in other social networking, systems analysis and design, information systems and informatics areas will also be considered.
The Informatics Department is part of NJIT's Ying Wu College of Computing, which focuses on computing-related research. As such, tenure and teaching expectations are aligned with those of the broader computing community, with an emphasis on grant funding and publishing in top conferences and scholarly journals.
Applicants should have an excellent academic record, exceptional potential for world-class research and attracting grant funding, and be qualified to teach introductory courses in web-related topics, and advanced courses in their area of expertise.
Serve on department and university committees.
Must abide by the university's core values which include excellence, integrity, civility, social responsibility, diversity and communication.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. by summer 2018 in a web or other computing related area, and should have an excellent, demonstrated academic and/or research record. Applicants should be able to teach introductory courses in web-related topics and programming, and advanced courses in their area of expertise. In addition, they should be able to supervise PhD students.
Preference will be given to applications for assistant professor. Outstanding candidates with significant funding and publication records will be considered at the associate professor level.
At the university's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate to the satisfaction of the university an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.
Grant experience is highly preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
1. Email supplemental materials (research and teaching statements, and sample publications) to email@example.com. 2. Have at least 3 letters of reference emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.