University of Alabama — Assistant Professor, Digital Media Management

The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) seeks a faculty member for a full-time, tenure-track position to begin August 16, 2019 at the rank of assistant professor.

We are seeking candidates in digital media management, including digital preservation, linked data, and Web archiving, to support multiple teaching, research, and service opportunities at SLIS, in our College of Communication and Information Science, and at the University of Alabama. These opportunities include education at doctoral, masters, and undergraduate levels and extensive outreach project possibilities that include under-served and marginalized communities.

Specializations of particular interest include any of the following:

  • Information Systems and Structures
  • Users and User Services
  • Knowledge Organization

Must also conduct scholarly research, maintain an active role in advising master’s and doctoral students, and participate in professional organizations at the state, national, and international levels.

Application Process:
Review of applications will begin December 1st, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. The final deadline to apply is January 15th, 2019. APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ONLINE AT

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, The University of Alabama is strongly committed to diversity and values candidates who bring a variety of backgrounds and experiences to our community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.