Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Position Announcement: Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer & Information Technology (Networking and Security)

August 24, 2014

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI

The Computer and Information Technology (CIT) program in the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Computer and Information Technology with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2015.  Applicants should have a demonstrated potential for original research, a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching, and expertise in data management or web development.


  • Ph.D. in information technology, MIS, computer science, or a closely related discipline (or expect to complete one by August 2015)
  • Documented expertise in data management or web development
  • Research agenda that shows promise and/or evidence of an ability to contribute to the discipline through publications in high-quality/peer-reviewed outlets

Application Process

Application review will begin November 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Apply online at Provide a CV, statement of research and teaching interests/philosophy, and contact information for at least three references.  For more information about the position, contact Sheila Walter at

About the Program, Department, School, Campus, and City 

The CIT program is housed in the Department of Computer Information and Graphics Technology (CIGT), which has 18 full-time faculty and staff. CIT offers undergraduate degrees and certificates, along with an interdisciplinary MS in Technology with areas of specialty in Information Security.  The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology is one of the largest degree-granting units at IUPUI and houses seven diverse departments.  IUPUI is a joint partnership between IU and Purdue, with Indiana University serving as managing partner of IUPUI.  The campus enrolls 30,000+ students in downtown Indianapolis, and is the state’s only urban research and health sciences campus, which has been recognized for its innovative approaches to undergraduate education.  Indianapolis is the 13th largest city in the U.S.  As the state capital, Indianapolis is the hub of political and economic activities, and provides abundant resources and opportunities for faculty engagement in the community.

IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities.