Lecturer, Human-Computer Interaction


IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI
School of Informatics and Computing

The Department of Human-Centered Computing, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing (SoIC) at IUPUI, invites applicants for a Lecturer appointment in the area of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI).  Exceptional instructors are being sought to join our fast-growing department.

The responsibilities of the position include teaching assigned courses in the HCI and Informatics undergraduate and graduate programs, developing courses for the traditional classroom setting, computer labs and for online education; help setting program and specialization goals, developing and continually updating the curriculum and training activities; contributing to the recruitment and marketing of the program; interviewing, evaluating and advising students; engaging in scholarly activity; serving as a member of SoIC, departmental and programs committees; maintaining current knowledge and skillset in the HCI profession through active participation in professional organizations, collaboration, practice and research; and serving on professional committees. The appointment will begin August 1, 2023, at the IUPUI campus.

As the state’s premier urban research institution, IUPUI is committed to being a welcoming campus community that reflects and enacts the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We seek candidates who will not only enhance our representational diversity but whose research, teaching, and community engagement efforts contribute to diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUPUI condemns racism in all its forms and has taken an anti-racist stance that moves beyond mere statements to interrogating its policies, procedures, and practices. We hope to identify individuals who will assist in our mission to dismantle racism so that everyone has the opportunity to succeed at IUPUI.

For additional information about the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, including degrees, course descriptions, plans of study and faculty research, please see http://soic.iupui.edu/.

Fostering an inclusive environment makes us stronger. The Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI draws on the strengths of a diverse community of students, faculty, and staff to enrich the educational experience, broaden participation in computing, and meet the needs of emerging technology. SoIC is committed to actively recruiting and retaining students, faculty, and staff from all backgrounds and cultures to join the next generation of innovators. We welcome what every individual brings to our learning environment—socially, geographically, and in thought and experience.

Review of applications will begin immediately, however, the position will remain open until filled.

Requirements for this appointment include a master’s degree in HCI or related fields. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of five years of industry experience in the HCI field, with at least one year of management experience; ability to teach a broad range of HCI undergraduate and graduate courses; comprehensive and extensive knowledge and experience in HCI design and user research methods and techniques. Demonstrated ability to learn new HCI methods and approaches.

Questions pertaining to this position may be directed to the Department Chair, Davide Bolchini at dbolchin@iupui.edu.

Applications may be submitted at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/13741.