University Faculty Cybersecurity School of Computing
Requisition Number: F00389P:
Weber State University invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position or full time instructor (see required qualifications) in the School of Computing to begin in Fall 2024. The School of Computing houses three programs: Computer Science, Cybersecurity and Network Management, and Web & User Experience.
Successful candidates will have duties that include teaching undergraduate level courses, in a variety of modalities and campuses, including but not limited to: Face-to-Face, Virtual, and Online classes at the Ogden and Davis campus as well as some night classes, conducting some research and scholarship, participating in course and curriculum development, and providing service to the department, college, and the university.
To be eligible for a tenure track appointment applicants must have a PhD or other terminal degree in Cybersecurity, Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related discipline or be on track to complete their terminal degree by the start of the 2024 Fall semester.
To be eligible for an instructor appointment applicants must have a Bachelors degree in Cybersecurity, Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related discipline.
Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in the areas of Cybersecurity, Operating Systems, Databases, Cloud Computing, Data Networking, Linux Administration, Virtualization, Server Administration, Risk Management, Policy Creation and Enforcement, and Security Management
Preference will also be given to candidates with university-level teaching experience, as well as those with additional industry experience.
Relevant industry certifications (CISSP, CISA, CEH, CompTIA Security+, etc) are recommended.
A strong commitment to fostering diversity and inclusion in the cybersecurity field.
The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and students.
Seeking applicants who are able to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing. They must also demonstrate proven ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively with students, staff, and faculty peers.
Background Check? Yes
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Open Date: 11/16/2023
Open Until Filled: Yes
Notes to Applicants:
Instructor positions are temporary appointments, renewable by separate contract at the sole discretion of the University. Transition from Instructor to Tenure-Track requires completion of all necessary requirements and appropriate administrative approvals.
If you are passionate about what you could offer and accomplish here at WSU, we would love to hear from you. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience, with generous benefits.
To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, teaching statement, research statement, current CV, and the names and contact information for three professional references.
Screening of applications will begin January 8, 2024. Position will remain open until filled.
Criminal background check required as a condition of employment.
Physical Activity of this position: Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance.
Physical Requirements of this position: Light work. Exerting up to 20 lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs of force frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Use of arm and/or leg controls exerting forces greater than that for sedentary work.
Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading.
The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: None. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).
To apply, visit https://jobs.weber.edu/postings/21404