Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity

  • DePaul University
  • 1 E Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604, United States
  • Dec 06, 2017
Full time Faculty

Job Description

The College of Computing and Digital Media at DePaul University invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in one of the most comprehensive and fastest-growing Cybersecurity programs in the country. Located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop, the Cybersecurity Program touches on all aspects of security: organizational, networking, and software development. The program enjoys strong interaction and collaboration with the other programs in the School of Computing, including Information Systems, Networking and Computer Science. There are currently 300 majors enrolled in the Cybersecurity BS and MS degree programs. DePaul University is a NSA/DHS Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education.

Candidates for the position will have experience and interest in Cybersecurity, with specific expertise and leadership in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC). We are particularly interested in those with specializations in audit, compliance, IT governance, risk management, regulation and information security management. Job responsibilities include teaching, continued scholarship in the field and active involvement in the future development of the Cybersecurity program. Position begins in Fall of 2018. Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Any terminal degree will be considered with an appropriate focus on cybersecurity. Candidates must show strong commitment and be willing to work in a diverse urban environment.

For priority consideration, submit all application materials by November 30, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research philosophy, three letters of recommendation, and any examples of scholarship in cybersecurity.

DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws. The Theatre School at De Paul University educates, trains, and inspires students of theatre in a conservatory setting that is rigorous, disciplined, culturally diverse, and that strives for the highest level of professional skill and artistry. Central to our mission is a commitment to diversity and equality in education. As an integral part of the training, The Theatre School produces public programs and performances of a wide repertoire of plays-classic, contemporary, and original-that challenge, entertain, and stimulate the imaginations of our artists and our audiences. We seek to enhance the intellectual and cultural life of our university, our city and the profession.