Assistant Professor or Assistant Lecturer - User Research

Miami University
Oxford, OH

We are looking for an Assistant Professor or Assistant Lecturer in User Experience Research. This faculty member will teach courses in user experience, advise students and provide service to the university. The Assistant Professor is also expected to maintain an active research and/or creative program. Faculty in Interactive Media Studies are involved in interdisciplinary faculty research; facilitate graduate/undergraduate research projects; lead client-based projects; help lead co-curricular activities and student organizations. Interactive Media Studies also houses the Center for Research in user Experience (CRUX) that uses a wide range of technologies, including eye tracking, EEG, galvanic skin response and facial expression analysis to better understand how users interact with screen-based stimuli and images.

Qualifications: 

Minimum qualifications - For appointment as Assistant Professor: PhD in any human-computer interaction field or MFA in design, user-experience or related field by date of appointment. For appointment as Assistant Lecturer require: Master’s in any human-computer interaction field by date of appointment; documented extraordinary post-baccalaureate experience in human-computer interaction industry. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, a lawful permanent resident, admitted for residence as an applicant under the 1986 immigration amnesty law, refugee or asylee. 

Preferred qualifications - For the Assistant Professor position, consideration may be given to candidates with demonstrable experience in the human-computer interaction industry or teaching experience. For the Assistant Lecturer position, consideration may be given to candidates with teaching experience.

Please apply online here: https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobid=6562