Jobs in the iSchool
The School of Information at Kent State University is seeking nominations of and applications from qualified and outstanding candidates for the positions indicated below.
Kent State University supports equal opportunity, affirmative action and diversity in education and employment. Applications from minority group members and women are strongly encouraged.
We are committed to the creation and nurturing of a diverse community of individuals through inclusive excellence. Diversity involves recognizing the value of differences and the inclusion of all members of the community. This is one of several core values we embrace as we strive for a culturally diverse student body, faculty and staff that reflect the multicultural nature of Ohio, the nation and our world. Our diverse community reflects the unique strengths and abilities, which contribute to our pursuit of an inclusive, distinctive Kent State.
The School seeks qualified instructors for part-time, temporary positions for our online degree programs in Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Science with concentrations in health informatics, knowledge management and user experience design.
Selection is based on the applicant's subject expertise and professional experience in the relevant area, as well as teaching experience, with an emphasis on online teaching. All teaching is done online.
Part-time faculty members whose appointments require that their assigned duties are performed for a full semester are entitled to a fee waiver of up to a maximum of four credit hours, which can be used during or immediately following the semester in which they are employed. Part-time employees earn sick leave in an amount proportionate to the percentage of full-time service.
Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. The school keeps applications for part-time teaching on file for one year.
Please submit a letter of application indicating the course(s) you are eligible to teach,curriculum vitae or resume with at least three references related to teaching experience, and a sample syllabus to Meghan Harper, Ph.D., School of Information Interim Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.