Building with UNC bannersOpen position: Assistant Professor – Information, Technology, and Public Life

The Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is searching for an outstanding assistant professor to conduct research and teach in the School of Information and Library Science (SILS).

The Center includes principal faculty, postdoctoral researchers, master’s, and PhD students from SILS, the Hussman School of Journalism and Media, the Department of Communication within the College of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Law. The Center conducts research designed to further our understanding of the contemporary digital media environment and how it shapes our democracy. This is a tenure-track position. Click here for more information and to apply.


CITAP’s institutional structure and research streams are designed to attract world-class faculty, post-doctoral scholars, graduate and undergraduate students, and leaders in technology and media industries. We will create a space for discussion and debate as well as the development of practical and pragmatic solutions to address the challenges posed by our increasingly mediated digital public sphere.

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