SLIS at CUA is scheduling interviews at ALISE 2012 for the following faculty position. If you would like to be considered for the interview at ALISE, please send your application by Jan. 10, 2012.
Intelligence Analysis or Data Visualization and Analysis: Visiting Assistant Professor
The School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) of The Catholic University of America invites applications for a visiting professor position that will begin in fall 2012. We seek an energetic individual with expertise in Intelligence Analysis or Data Visualization and Analysis to enrich our curriculum and expand program offerings.
An earned doctoral degree in library and information science (LIS) or a closely related field is highly desirable. Applicants with a master's degree in intelligence analysis or a highly related area plus substantial field experience will be considered. Applicants should have substantial professional or research experience in their areas of specialization and know the trends in their areas well. Demonstrated teaching abilities are critical, and the ability to teach in blended format is highly desirable. Grant experience is helpful, and the ability to attract grants is highly desirable. The ability to teach one or more of the core courses at SLIS is helpful.
The finalist will contribute to curriculum development and teaching at SLIS, and develop new program initiatives. The school offers courses in Washington, DC and Virginia. The teaching load is five courses per academic year and can be reduced by assuming substantial administrative responsibilities. Summer teaching is optional.
The Catholic University of America is the national university of the Catholic Church and was founded as a center of research and scholarship. We seek candidates who, regardless of their religious affiliation, understand and will make a significant contribution to the university's mission and goals.  
The Catholic University of America is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/AA/V/D/M/F.
Review of applications will begin on Dec. 20, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references to:
Dr. Ingrid Hsieh-Yee
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
School of Library and Information Science
Catholic University of America
Washington D.C. 20064
We encourage electronic submissions (email to [log in to unmask]). Applications and nominations of minority candidates are strongly encouraged. Preliminary interviews will be held through online meeting systems and at the conference of the Association for Library and Information Science Education if necessary. For more information about the school, please visit