Adjunct Faculty in Human Computer Interaction

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Adjunct Faculty in Human Computer Interaction

Full-time Faculty Positions
Full-time faculty positions will be posted on a per-opening basis. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Applicants will be evaluated at the college/school level for the position which they are submitting an application. Unless noted by a close date, positions will remain open until they are filled. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

Part-time Faculty Opportunities
DePaul University invites expressions of interest for a pool of qualified Part Time Faculty to teach courses in a variety of disciplines across all 10 colleges and schools. Individuals may enter expressions of interest by submitting their credentials to any posting for which they are qualified to teach. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Screening of individuals in the pool is ongoing, depending on curricular need and funding. Individuals will be contacted by the department if they reach the finalist stage for teaching a particular course or set of courses. The pool will remain in place until the closing date specified in the posting details; those interested in remaining in the pool beyond that time must resubmit. All individuals in the pool will be notified by email when the posting is closed.

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DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws. A copy of DePaul University's Safety and Security Information Report and Fire Safety Report is available upon request. The report includes statistics about crimes that occurred on campus and public property immediately adjacent to campus. The report includes institutional policies concerning campus security, sexual assault and other matters. It also includes fire statistics, fire safety practices and standards of the institution. A copy of this report can be obtained by contacting the Crime Prevention Office at 773-325-7775 or by visiting the DePaul Public Safety website at http://publicsafety.depaul.edu.

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Please see Special Instructions for more details. The Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction prepares students to ideate, design, implement, and evaluate computer-based technologies so they are useful and usable for end users. This interdisciplinary degree integrates concepts and methods from computer science, graphic design and the social sciences. Drawing upon these concepts and methods, students learn user-centered and participatory design approaches as they create information and communication technologies (ICTs) such as dynamic web sites, mobile apps and desktop applications. Particular emphasis is given to ICT evaluation, exploratory user research, information architecture, interaction design and prototype development. Posting Details

Classification Information

Rank Adjunct (Non-tenure Track) Position / Posting Information

This pool will close on the date specified in the Close Date field. You will be notified of the closing by email. If you would like to remain in the pool after that time, you will need to resubmit to the new pool posting at: https://facultyopportunities.depaul.edu/

College/School College of Computing and Digital Media Responsibilities

DePaul’s College of Computing & Digital Media (CDM) is located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop, the central business district of Chicago. CDM students come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures therefore CDM is interested in recruiting and maintaining a diverse faculty. Part-time teaching positions are available throughout the academic year, including summer sessions. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter, and the college will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Courses are not guaranteed, however the college does its best to give ample notice about available courses. Applicants with expertise that matches course scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview.

The School of Computing offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs including Computer Science, Information Systems, Game Programming, Information Technology, Network Engineering, Predictive Analytics and Cybersecurity. Human Computer Interaction and Interactive and Social Media are joint programs with CDM’s School of Design.

Required Qualifications

Minimum requirements include a master’s degree in the discipline, or 18 semester/27 quarter hours of graduate work in the discipline, or an undergraduate degree with a minimum of five years demonstrated relevant professional experience. Exceptions may be considered with approval of the dean.

Preferred Qualifications Posting Number Part-time Faculty 107Posting Special Instructions to Applicants

The Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction prepares students to ideate, design, implement, and evaluate computer-based technologies so they are useful and usable for end users. This interdisciplinary degree integrates concepts and methods from computer science, graphic design and the social sciences. Drawing upon these concepts and methods, students learn user-centered and participatory design approaches as they create information and communication technologies (ICTs) such as dynamic web sites, mobile apps and desktop applications. Particular emphasis is given to ICT evaluation, exploratory user research, information architecture, interaction design and prototype development.

Close Date 10/15/2019 Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have a Master’s degree in HCI or a related field?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * What is your Master’s degree in?

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * Do you have a PhD in HCI or a related field?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * If yes, what is your PhD in?

      (Open Ended Question)

    5. * How many years of experience do you have in working in an HCI-related discipline?
      • None
      • 1-2 years
      • 2-3 years
      • 3-5 years
      • Over 5 years
    6. * If you answered more than none above, tell us about your work experience.

      (Open Ended Question)

    7. * How many years of teaching experience do you have?
      • None
      • 1-2 quarters/semesters
      • 3-4 quarters/semesters
      • 4-5 quarters/semesters
      • Over 5 quarters/semesters
    8. * If you answered more than none above, tell us about your teaching experience.

      (Open Ended Question)

    9. * List all of the courses in our HCI program that you are qualified to teach from the following list:HCI 440 - Introduction to User-Centered Design; HCI 450 - Foundation of Human-Computer Interaction; HCI 430 - Prototyping and Implementation; HCI 445 - Inquiry Methods and Use Analysis; HCI 454 - Interaction Design and Information Architecture; HCI 460 - Usability Evaluation Methods; HCI 470 - Digital Design

      (Open Ended Question)

    10. * Why do you want to teach in DePaul’s HCI program?

      (Open Ended Question)

     

     

     

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    Posted: 12/28/2018
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