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The University of Washington is committed to being one of the top information schools in the world. As part of this effort, we seek outstanding individuals to join our exceptional, interdisciplinary faculty. These new colleagues join a faculty eager to participate in a broad-based, inclusive Information School with academic programs at the bachelors, masters, and doctoral levels. Faculty in the Information School teach across all programs.

Information Systems (IS) Analysis and Design – Lecturer or Senior Lecturer

Posted: 8/19/2016
Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

The Information School (iSchool) at the University of Washington is seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with strong industry and/or teaching experience and expertise in the analysis, design and implementation of Information Systems in organizational contexts. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas:
•Enterprise systems
•Information systems strategic planning
•Systems development methodologies (e.g., SDLC/waterfall, Rapid Application Development, agile, etc.)
•Requirements elicitation, design and management
•Data and process modeling (data flow, activity, use-case, etc.)
•Development strategies (build, buy, rent)
•System architecture (e.g. structure, legacy systems, security, processing)
•IS project management
•Change Management

The individual selected for this position will focus on teaching and is not required to engage in research. Candidates should have a strong passion for teaching and student engagement. Prior instructional experience at the college level, particularly in IS analysis and design, IS project management, systems thinking, or introduction to MIS is preferred. Industry experience in IS analysis and design, consulting, and/or IS project management with demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching is also highly desirable. Candidates will be expected to design and teach new course offerings that will be delivered at the undergraduate and graduate level. Finally, candidates should be interested in developing innovative approaches to the curriculum.

Applicants may find the full position announcement and instructions on how to apply here. Preference will be given to applications received by September 15, 2016.

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Database Management

Posted: 8/4/2016
Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

We are seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with strong experience and expertise in one or more of the following areas:
• Relational database management systems including relational theory and SQL
• Database design and modeling
• Database administration including issues such as performance, scalability, privacy, security, data pricing, or energy-constrained processing
• Data warehousing
• Cloud database platforms
• NoSQL databases, key-value stores, data stream processors, and MapReduce frameworks
• Database integration with web, mobile, Internet of Things, and other application areas

The individual selected for this position will focus on teaching and is not required to engage in research. Candidates should have a strong passion for teaching and student engagement, with prior instructional experience or demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching. Candidates will be expected to design and teach new course offerings that will be delivered at the undergraduate and graduate level. Finally, candidates should be interested in developing innovative approaches to database curriculum.

Applicants may find the full position announcement and instructions on how to apply here.  Preference will be given to applications received by October 15, 2016.

Questions regarding openings at the Information School should be directed to iApply@uw.edu. We will do our best to respond to your inquiry within 2 business days.

The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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