605730 Assistant Professor of Practice - Cybersecurity

$1 - $2 yearly
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Flagstaff, AZ, USA
  • Nov 10, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description



The School of Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Practice position in Cybersecurity.  The candidate is expected to begin duties January 3, 2022.  Candidates with broad backgrounds in cybersecurity will be considered, with special preference for candidates holding a doctorate and/or with extensive applied cybersecurity or cyber-engineering experience and/or experience in teaching cybersecurity topics at the university level. This position will involve teaching undergraduate and graduate courses on cybersecurity-related topics. Student mentoring and advising, participation in department-level service, and course and program level assessment activities for accreditation will also be required. Experience developing and teaching online programs and courses is also highly desirable. There is no research workload or expectation associated with this teaching position. This position is renewable based on funding availability, satisfactory performance, and department needs.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • an earned Bachelor’s degree AND
  • an earned Master’s OR Ph.D. degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a closely-related field, conferred by the start date of employment.

Application Details

Application Deadline:

This vacancy will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on November 18, 2021.

Annual Salary:

Commensurate with experience.

Additional Information:

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NAU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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Application Deadline

This vacancy will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on November 18, 2021.