Instructional areas included, but are not limited to Informatics (i.e., Information Technology and Management), with particular expertise in database management, system design and development, IT infrastructure and network, information security management, and cloud computing. The mission of the Master of Professional Studies in Informatics program is to reskill and upskill information technology and management among working professionals. The program prepares students to be competent in IT management, with a focus on information security management, cloud computing, and user-experience design. The degree is deeply rooted in experiential learning that is closely linked to professional applications in the work force, and prepares students for entry-- and mid--level roles in security analyst, user experience engineer, and cloud architect or cloud engineer.
Minimum qualification: Masters in an aligned discipline and IT-industry experience.
Preference for candidates with a PhD in a sciences field, or similar.
Demonstration of teaching, coaching, and/or training is required, with a history of successful teaching (online/on ground) at the graduate level is strongly preferred.
Diversity Statement: Please provide a 1-2 page statement of your contributions to diversity that describes your past experience, activities, and future plans to advance diversity, equity, inclusion, justice and belonging in your teaching, research, and service.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/ for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.