The U.S. Naval Academy invites applications for faculty positions in the Department of Cyber Science, beginning as early as January 2020 for the start of the Spring semester, or August 2020 for the Fall semester. The Department has openings for both tenure-track professors and non-tenure track professors of practice.
The Cyber Science Department operates the Academy’s growing cybersecurity education initiatives, including a rapidly growing, ABET-accredited cyber operations major, and a state-of-the-art building under construction to support multi-disciplinary cybersecurity education and research.
The requirements of the positions include teaching and developing undergraduate cyber operations courses and academic research. Candidates should have experience in technical areas such as systems security, network security, or SCADA systems.
For the tenure-track position, a Ph.D. or other terminal degree in a cyber technology-relevant field (which includes fields such as Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Security, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering) is required. For the non-tenure track professor of practice position, a Master's degree and at least five years of relevant professional work experience is required.
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