Category Status: 01-Faculty Tenured
Applicant Search Category: Faculty University Authorized
Unit: INFO-College of Information Studies
Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the state’s flagship institution. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
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Position Summary/Purpose of Position:
Conduct research, taking humans into account while developing and integrating machine learning solutions for people with disabilities. Engage in an active program of high-impact research. Provide research advising to students at all levels. Develop courses and teach in the College’s undergraduate, graduate and non-degree programs. Teach courses such as: INST808: Seminar in Quantitative Research Methods and Data Analysis; and INST704: Inclusive Design in HCI (Human Computer Interaction).