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.


  • Adjunct Faculty/Lecturers   APPLY 
    • Applications will be accepted for all areas of information science. Particular areas of need are:
      • Data Science and Data Analytics - statistics, data visualization, big data
      • Information Organization - metadata, information systems, information architecture, indexing and classification
      • Programming, Technology, and Information Management - Python, technology infrastructure, data harvesting and manipulation
      • Visual Design and Interaction - UX design, design principles and tools, accessibility and inclusion
    • No deadline, ongoing open application period


  • Academic Program Specialist - HCIM & MIM   APPLY
    • Position No. 6320114
    • Closing Date: 09/15/2020
    • Description: This position is responsible for supporting administrative aspects and activities of the MS in Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM) and Master of Information Management (MIM) programs within the College of Information Studies (Maryland’s iSchool). The Academic Program Specialist (APS) reports to the Interim Director of Graduate Programs, with a dotted line relationship to the Managers of the programs they serve.
  • LAN Systems Administrator   APPLY
    • Position No. 061520
    • Description: This position will provide 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 Microsoft SCCM, JAMF, VMware vSphere/ESXi, and Amazon Web Services environments.

      This position will support the iSchool’s instructional and research computing capabilities. Projects in this space include remote systems management and monitoring, virtual computing resource deployment, and general support for web hosting technologies.

      ​​​​​​​This position will support various AWS hosting environments for iSchool research projects and Wordpress websites. This position will assist in managing backups, security, OS and application patching for departmental servers and server environments.