Location: Newport, RI Category: Academic / Faculty Posted On: Fri Oct 25 2019 Job Description:
Salve Regina University invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Cybersecurity in the Department of Administration of Justice (ADJ) starting Fall 2020. ADJ is one of the largest academic departments in the University, serving both undergraduate and graduate students. The position also brings with it a joint appointment to Salve's Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy. In that role, the selected candidate will work with the Pell Center's staff to: organize events for the regional cybersecurity community; contribute to the Pell Center's thought-leadership on cybersecurity by authoring studies, op-eds, and other appropriate works; while also developing initiatives for external funding that benefit the entire university community. Finally, the staff of the Pell Center and the Office of University Relations will work together to position the Fellow as a subject matter expert in local, regional, and national media outlets. The appointment as Fellow at the Pell Center includes a one-course reduction in teaching obligations each academic year.
Salve seeks an individual who can work collaboratively with existing faculty and staff across multiple departments to lead a highly effective program. A successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to the University's mission and have experience in teaching, research and service within the discipline.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Teaching and Research
This position requires a teaching load of six courses per academic year, which will include teaching both undergraduate and graduate level students. Salve utilizes a new Cybersecurity lab for experiential learning. The successful candidate will also be adept at academic advising and will have an interest in building industry partnerships.
The successful candidate is expected to maintain a record of significant scholarship within their field. This position may also requires collaborative research with undergraduate students through fieldwork and laboratory analysis.
Applicants must have a doctorate in Cybersecurity or related field or will complete the degree by September 2020. Candidates with experience in curriculum review, curriculum development, and who are familiar with - or worked in - accredited programs, at the Undergraduate and Graduate level, are highly preferred.
Salve Regina University offers generous benefits to eligible employees including:
health and dental coverage
tuition benefits and more
Salve Regina University strives to provide equal opportunity in employment and education to all employees, students and applicants. No employee, student or applicant shall be discriminated against or harassed on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, age, marital or parental status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by applicable federal or state law, in the administration of Salve Regina's employment policies, education policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other University administered programs. In accordance with Title IX, it does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any of its educational programs or activities. Salve Regina is also committed to making its programs and campus accessible to its visitors and compliant with all applicable non-discrimination laws.
Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1947, Salve Regina is a private, coeducational university offering a comprehensive and innovative liberal arts education in the Catholic tradition. We empower students to explore their talents through our diverse academic offerings, student organizations, service initiatives and athletic teams. Our collaborative learning environment and vibrant campus community inspire the pursuit of excellence and breach the limits of personal potential.