Job Openings

All College of Information, Department of Information Science job openings and positions are posted from the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.  You can search and apply for job postings under their career site for the University of North Texas. Please visit their career website and click "search postings" under the left sidebar menu, then scroll to the bottom and select "College of Information" under the College/School dropdown to narrow your search.

Faculty Job Openings

The College of Information and the Department of Information Science are committed to creating a learning community that reflects and enacts the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We encourage applicants who may enhance our representational diversity but especially whose research, teaching, and community engagement will contribute to diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. The Department of Information Science invites applications for the following available positions:

Library and Information Science Adjunct Faculty

The Department of Information Science seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses to develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs. The specific courses being recruited for are in the field of Information and Library Sciences. Minimum qualifications include a Master's Degree with a minimum of 5 years of teaching or professional industry experience, and/or a Ph.D. in Information Science or related field(s). 

For job postings for Summer 2022 semester, please visit:  https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/44442
For job postings for Fall 2022, Spring 2023, and Summer 2023 semesters, please visit:  https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/58300

Data Science Adjunct Faculty

The Department of Information Science seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Fall 2022, Spring 2023 and Summer 2023 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs. The specific courses being recruited for are in the field of Data Science, Computer Analytics & Computer Programming. Minimum requirement is a Ph.D. Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Data Analytics, Computer Programming or comparable field with a minimum of 3-5 years of teaching and/or professional work experience in the Data Science or Data Analytics field. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/58566

Professor - Data Science - F659P

The Department of Information Science invites applications for a Full Professor position with interests in a wide range of topics within the theoretical, machine learning, and computational foundations of data science. The candidate will teach, conduct research, and provide service and leadership in an academic position with emphasis in Data Science. The candidate must demonstrate a record of outstanding research accomplishments and have the ability to design and deliver courses in a variety of formats, including online and hybrid modalities in Data Science. The candidate is expected to teach Data Science undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level courses and advise students in Data Science research. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/52935

Assistant/Associate Professor - Data Science - F658P

The Department of Information Science invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position. Position will begin in Fall semester 2022. We are seeking exceptional candidates with interests in a wide range of topics within the theoretical, machine learning, and computational foundations of data science. The candidate will teach, conduct research, and provide service in an academic position with emphasis in Data Science. The candidate must demonstrate a record of research accomplishments and have the ability to design and deliver courses in a variety of formats, including online and hybrid modalities in Data Science. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/53011

Assistant Professor - Data Science - F657P
The Department of Information Science invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. Position will begin in Fall semester 2022. We are seeking exceptional candidates with interests in a wide range of topics within the theoretical, machine learning, and computational foundations of data science. The candidate will teach, conduct research, and provide service in an academic position with emphasis in Data Science. The candidate must demonstrate a record of research accomplishments and have the ability to design and deliver courses in a variety of formats, including online and hybrid modalities in Data Science. The candidate is expected to teach Data Science undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level courses and advise students in Data Science research. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/53009

Clinical Assistant Professor - Data Science - F656P

The Department of Information Science invites applications for a non-tenure-track Clinical Assistant Professor position. Position will begin in Fall semester 2022. We are seeking excellent candidates with interests in a wide range of topics within the mathematical, statistical, machine learning, and computational foundations of data science and the applications of data science. The position carries a typical teaching load of three courses during the Fall and Spring semesters. The successful candidate will teach introductory and upper-level courses in Data Science such as Data Curation, Data Modeling, Data Management, Data Mining, Big Data, Data Analysis, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Computational Thinking for Problem Solving, Information and Data Security and Privacy, Information and Data Quality, Information Retrieval, and Data Science courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/53007

Clinical Assistant Professor, Information & Library Science - F640P
The Department of Information Science invites applications for a non-tenure-track Clinical Assistant Professor position. We are seeking exceptional candidates with interests in a wide range of topics. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, Health Informatics, Information Systems, Human-Computer Interaction, Social Justice, and Business Analytics. We expect candidates to successfully teach both undergraduate and graduate courses and to design and deliver courses in various formats, including online and hybrid modalities. The position carries a typical teaching load of three courses during the Fall and Spring semesters.

An earned doctorate or equivalent terminal degree in Information and Library Science or related field would be preferred, but a master’s degree or equivalent degree may be considered if there is extensive and relevant industry experience demonstrated. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of effective teaching in broad areas of Information and Library Science or related fields.
For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/52809

Clinical Assistant Professor in Data Science (2 positions) - F566P & F567P
The Department of Information Science invites applications for two (2) non-tenure-track Clinical Assistant Professor positions. The positions will begin in the Spring 2022 semester. We are seeking exceptional candidates with interests in a wide range of topics within the mathematical, statistical, machine learning, and computational foundations of data science. We expect candidates who can both successfully teach undergraduate and graduate Data Science courses as well as advise students in Data Science. The positions carry a typical teaching load of three courses during the Fall and Spring semesters. The successful candidates will teach introductory and upper-level courses in Data Science such as Data Curation, Data Modeling, Data Management, Data Mining, Data Analysis, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Computational Thinking for Problem Solving, Information and Data Security and Privacy, Information and Data Quality, Information Retrieval, and Data Science courses in the candidates' area of expertise.

The minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Machine Learning, or a related discipline with published work or industry experience that utilizes extensive big data analytics and machine learning. Experience in using Python and alternative data analysis languages such as R is required. 
For additional information about these positions and to apply, please see the respective links: 
https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/50409
https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/50410

Assistant/Associate Professor - Data Science - F438P
The Department of Information Science invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure track) position with a research and teaching focus in Data Science. Candidates for this position will demonstrate evidence of effective teaching, research, and scholarship with experience/expertise in the broad areas of Data Science and Information Science. The minimum requirement for appointment is an earned doctorate in Data Science, Information Science, Computer Science, or other related fields at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to candidates who have been active in publication and have a demonstrated record of funded scholarly research and publication. 

The candidate will teach, conduct research, and provide service in an academic position with emphasis on Data Science. The candidate must demonstrate a record of research accomplishments and have the ability to design and deliver courses in a variety of formats, including online and hybrid modalities in Data Science. The candidate is expected to teach Data Science undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level courses. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/45023