Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity

at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Published November 26, 2022
Location Daytona Beach, FL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description

The Department of Security Studies and International Affairs (SSIA) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL., invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in cybersecurity. The successful candidate will contribute to SSIA's Homeland Security and Intelligence program through teaching, service, and research.

Teaching duties will center on undergraduate cybersecurity courses and course development, in addition to proposing ways to integrate cybersecurity content into other SSIA courses and identifying cybersecurity research opportunities for undergraduate students. Service duties include student advising, participation on departmental, college, and university committees; relationship building with external organizations and agencies, and other activities to support the SSIA Department. Successful candidates must have a research profile and enthusiasm for collaboration with colleagues with the goal of establishing a sustained record of scholarly presentations, publications, and externally sponsored grants. Experience in grant proposal development is a plus. This nine-month position includes the possibility of summer teaching assignments. The position is available as early as January 2023.



* An earned doctorate in Cybersecurity or a cybersecurity-related discipline such as Computer Science, Information Technology, Intelligence Studies or related fields.
* Knowledge of technical, as well as policy and procedural, aspects of cybersecurity.
* A record of academic publishing or demonstrated progress toward publication.

An exceptional candidate who is ABD (with an expected completion date within six months of the hire date) will be considered.

Application Material Requirements:

All materials listed below must be submitted online at http://careers.erau.edu, requisition R304249, for consideration.

* Cover Letter, including research interests
* Resume/Curriculum Vitae
* List of references
* Unofficial Transcripts

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.

As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.

For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.