Adjunct Faculty in Human Computer Interaction

Job description

DePaul University

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.

Adjunct Faculty in Human Computer Interaction

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:
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 10/01/2018

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)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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Posted: 5/14/2019
Application Due: 7/2/2019
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