March 11, 2019 - 4:08pm -- jlaskey

Visiting Assistant Professor of Cyber Security - College of Arts and Sciences

Position Summary:

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Ashland University invites applications for a renewable Visiting Assistant Professor of Cyber Security position, beginning August 2019. The department offers a major and a minor in Cyber Security as well as a major and a minor in Computer Science. The University is currently in the process of creating an interdisciplinary Center for Information Sciences (iCenter) that includes the cyber security program.

Essential Position Duties and Responsibilities:

The teaching load is twelve (12) credit hours per semester primarily in support of the cyber security program. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate courses including fundamentals of computer security, digital forensics, Windows security, Linux security, mobile security, and computer networks. The successful candidate is also expected to provide service to the institution and engage in scholarly activity.

Position Requirements:

A doctorate degree in information security or in a strongly related field with a master's degree in cybersecurity-related discipline is required, along with teaching experience with demonstrated excellence. Strong ABD candidates will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in the information security industry and demonstrated interest in mentoring undergraduate research.

A complete application will consist of a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy, statement on research, copies of graduate transcripts, and three (3) letters of reference. Electronic submissions are encouraged and can be addressed to cybersearch@ashland.edu. Other submissions may be sent to:

Cyber Security Search Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Ashland University
401 College Ave.
Ashland, OH  44805

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Ashland University meets fully its obligation of nondiscrimination under federal and state laws and is actively committed to diversity in its workplace. Employment will require a criminal background check.

Title: 
Visiting Assistant Professor of Cyber Security - College of Arts and Sciences
Request From: 
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Official Posting Date: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 - 4:00pm
Operational Department: 
College of Arts and Sciences - Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Shift Required: 
Varied
Employment Type: 
Full-Time