Director of the Information Technology Program @ Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California

The University of Southern California, one of the nation’s top research universities, seeks outstanding candidates for the position of Director of the Information Technology Program ( in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering ( This is a full-time, non-tenured, benefits-eligible teaching faculty position with administrative responsibilities. We are seeking candidates who are committed to excellence in teaching and who are willing to engage and include students from a wide range of disciplines and cultural backgrounds. The Viterbi School is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and welcomes applications from women, persons from underrepresented minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

The ideal candidate will have an outstanding record of experience and knowledge in diverse areas of information technology; a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, curriculum development, and engineering education; effective management and interpersonal skills; and scholarly, technical and/or pedagogical achievements that meet the requirements for appointment at the Associate Professor of Practice or Professor of Practice faculty rank. A Master’s or higher degree in a STEM-related field is required, although a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in a STEM-related field is preferred.

Should you have questions please contact Nitin Kalé, Associate Professor of Engineering Practice (, or Dr. Erik Johnson, Vice Dean for Academic Programs in the Viterbi School (