PT Lecturer Information Retrieval

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title PT Lecturer Information Retrieval
Requisition Number PTFR000406
Division/College College of Computer and Information Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Online
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible
Posting Date 01/26/2018

The College of Computer and Information Science invites applications for the position of Part-time online development and teaching faculty. Primary responsibilities will be developing/teaching an online course in the area of information retrieval. We are looking to begin course development during the spring/summer of 2018. Salary is competitive and additional teaching opportunities are available. For more information about the college, please visit


Candidates must have a MS in Computer and/or Information Science. PhD and Teaching experience strongly preferred.

Additional Information

The course provides an introduction to information retrieval systems and different approaches to information retrieval. topics covered include evaluation of information retrieval systems; retrieval, language, and indexing models;
file organization; compression; relevance feedback; clustering; distributed retrieval and metasearch; probabilistic approaches to information retrieval; web retrieval; filtering and recommendation systems; cross-language IR; multimedia IR; and machine learning for information retrieval.

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. References
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.