Assistant Professor with focus in Cybersecurity

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis IUPUI, Computer Information & Graphics Technology Department
  • 799 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Aug 26, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University–Purdue University  Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for one tenure-track position in the Department of Computer Information and Graphics Technology with an anticipated start date of January 1, 2022 or August 1, 2022. Applicants should have a strong record of research, show significant potential for establishing and sustaining an externally funded research program, be committed to teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses, and mentoring M.S. and Ph.D. students.

The Department of Computer Information and Graphics Technology offers several degrees, including a B.S. in Cybersecurity, an M.S. in Cybersecurity and Trusted Systems, and also participates in the Ph.D. program offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI has 7 academic departments with an extensive undergraduate and graduate degree portfolio, including numerous CAC, EAC, and ETAC of ABET-accredited B.S programs. The School has over 3,000 students, including approximately 500 graduate students pursuing either M.S. or Ph.D. programs. More information about the School is available at  

As the state’s premier urban research institution, IUPUI is committed to being a welcoming campus community that reflects and enacts the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We seek candidates who will not only enhance our representational diversity but whose research, teaching, and community engagement efforts contribute to diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUPUI condemns racism in all its forms and has taken an anti-racist stance that moves beyond mere statements to interrogating its policies, procedures, and practices. We hope to identify individuals who will assist in our mission to dismantle racism so that everyone has the opportunity to succeed at IUPUI.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

We are particularly interested in applicants whose research focuses on Cybersecurity. Applicants whose research applies Cybersecurity to existing School strengths, such as Intelligent Transportation, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, and other areas of intelligent systems are strongly encouraged to apply. A doctorate in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related discipline focusing on Cybersecurity is required by the start date of the position.


Application Details

Applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a summary of scholarship including teaching and research interests, and contact information for at least three references. Apply for this position at

Applications are welcome until the position is filled. IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities.

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Application Deadline

Applications are welcome until the position is filled.