Public Interest Technology Pathways Director (Lecturer A)

About PIT@UMass

The UMass Public Interest Technology Initiative (PIT@UMass) is a multidisciplinary initiative spanning all major colleges and schools of UMass Amherst. The initiative aims to promote the socially responsible use of technology to address social, research, and community challenges. The initiative will promote and synergize new and existing pedagogy, research, experiential learning activities, and community outreach with a focus on the public interest.  PIT@UMass will work to expand its impact and reach via funding from industry partners, non-profit foundations, philanthropy, and federal agencies.  

Job Description

The Pathways Director will be part of the leadership team for PIT@UMass and will focus on directing the outreach efforts of the initiative that involves experts and practitioners in the private and public sectors. The Pathways Director will develop, lead, and teach a new PIT careers course and Clinic  and regularly teach the PIT introductory course. 


Additional Information

Salary will be highly competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Inquiries and requests for more information can be sent to:  

Application Instructions

Candidates are required to attach a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, and contact information for three (3) professional references. Your cover letter should include a statement addressing your past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or a service.  

Published: 11/01/2023