University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Job Title



School of Information Studies


Opening Date: 10/21/2021
Closing Date:  11/15/2021

Job Description

The School of Information Studies (SOIS), the iSchool at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM), invites applications for a Lecturer position in Information Science & Technology. This is a 9-month instructional academic staff position. Optional summer teaching for additional compensation may be available. This appointment will be on a yearly renewable contract, based on satisfactory performance and SOIS instructional needs.

Job Duties

The selected applicant will be expected to teach at the Bachelor’s and Master’s level in one or more of the following areas: application development (e.g., PHP), information security, programming, web development, machine learning applications. Other relevant information technology-related areas also may be considered.

The standard teaching load will be four classes per semester. It is expected that the incumbent must be able to start by Fall 2022, but preferably Spring 2022 if possible.


  • Masters degree in Information Science/Information Technology, or a related field, at the time of the appointment.
  • Evidence of teaching experience in Information Science/Information Technology related programs.
  • Preferred qualifications include experience, or demonstrated ability, in the design and delivery of courses in a variety of formats, including onsite and online.

Supplementation Information

The School of Information Studies offers several educational programs: a Bachelor of Science in Information Science and Technology (BSIST); a Masters of Science in Information Science and Technology (MSIST) degree in partnership with the Department of Computer Science; an ALA-accredited Masters of Library and Information Science (MLIS); several coordinated graduate degree programs, including Health Informatics; transcript-designated concentrations within the MLIS Archival Studies, Public Libraries, Information Organization, and Information Technology; post-masters Certificates of Advanced Study in Archives and Records Management and Digital Libraries; and a PhD in Information Studies.

The School has a strong research faculty, more than 900 students, and state-of-the-art information technology.

This is a continuous recruitment. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2021. Applications received after November 15, 2021 might not receive consideration.

How to Apply

Apply online at

Required Documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • References

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