Jobs at UMD iSchool

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.


You may submit an application after the best consideration date if the position is still listed below.


  • Research Development Faculty Specialist   APPLY 
    • The Research Development Faculty Specialist (RDFS) is a non-tenure-track faculty member who participates in research development activities conducted by the Associate Dean of Research in UMD’s College of Information Studies in support of projects, proposals, centers, and special initiatives. The mission of the research development team is to catalyze the College’s research enterprise with an emphasis on responsiveness to research opportunities, emerging opportunities, and providing support for College researchers.
    • Best Consideration Date: 08/02/2021 *Open till filled.


    • Web Developer   APPLY 
      • Under the direction of the IT Unit, the Assistant Web Developer is responsible for assisting with modifications to existing iSchool-hosted websites including tasks such as design, layout, additions, subtractions, documentation, form layout, and general troubleshooting. A successful candidate will have the ability to create sites that feature responsive, user-friendly design and clear navigation, as well as the ability to independently develop and recommend creative, visually appealing websites that keep pace with modern industry standards. The ability to work independently as well as in small teams, effectively manage projects from beginning to end are all prerequisites. The candidate will have a thorough understanding of a variety of open-source content management frameworks including Drupal and WordPress, as well as possess the ability to create custom web code.
      • Best Consideration Date: 05/19/2021 *Open till filled.*
    • IT Engineer   APPLY 
      • Description: This position will lead the server administration and support within the iSchool. This includes planning, configuring, deploying, and maintaining Windows and Linux servers in both physical and virtual environments in support of iSchool administrative and research computing requirements. Virtual environments will include but are not limited to VMWare vSphere and Amazon EC2 environments. More responsibilities are listed on the full position description.
      • Best Consideration Date: 04/23/2021 *Open till filled.*