PT Lecturer Information Retrieval

Nov 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

PT Lecturer Information Retrieval

Requisition Number: PTFR000406

Division/College: College of Computer and Information Science

Location: Online

Full-time/Part-time: Part Time


The College of Computer and Information Science invites applications for the position of Part-time online development and teaching faculty. Primary responsibilities will be developing/teaching an online course in the area of information retrieval. We are looking to begin course development during the spring/summer of 2018. Salary is competitive and additional teaching opportunities are available. For more information about the college, please visit


Candidates must have a MS in Computer and/or Information Science. PhD and Teaching experience strongly preferred.

Additional Information:
The course provides an introduction to information retrieval systems and different approaches to information retrieval. topics covered include evaluation of information retrieval systems; retrieval, language, and indexing models;

file organization; compression; relevance feedback; clustering; distributed retrieval and metasearch; probabilistic approaches to information retrieval; web retrieval; filtering and recommendation systems; cross-language IR; multimedia IR; and machine learning for information retrieval.

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To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: [email protected]

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.