The Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, Germantown, and Rockville Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching Cybersecurity. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated instructors who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.
***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis . Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***
The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as "TBA" does not constitute an assignment.
The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion.
During the academic year part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 11.5 ESH (equivalent semester hour) per semester and no more than 23 ESH per academic year.
During summer part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 10 ESH (equivalent semester hour) for both sessions combined.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach a range of introductory and advance courses including, but not limited to:
Network Security (CompTIA Security+)
Defending the Network
Attacker Tools and Techniques
Cybersecurity Capstone (ISC2 CISSP)
Conduct assigned classes in accordance with the catalog description, the master course syllabi, and the stipulations of the College.
Be available for student consultation.
Participate, when possible, in departmental meetings.
Hold every scheduled class, including the final examination, the full scheduled number of minutes during the scheduled time in the scheduled location.
Maintain standards of teaching consistent with the standards of the department and the College.
Submit a copy of the syllabi, along with the course materials, to the department.
Submit midterm and final grades on time.
Return final exams to the department.
Master's Degree from an accredited course of study in Security (i.e Information Assurance, Cybersecurity, etc.), Computer Science, or a strongly related field. (Bachelor's Degree will be considered with 2 or more years of security experience and holding a Security + certification.)
Knowledge of Linux, Windows (client and server) environments, firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, wireless security, incident response, and/or digital forensics is required.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational and work environment and must be willing to contribute to the Colleges strategic plan of inclusion.
Faculty members are expected to have access to a personal computer with virus protection that can connect to the internet outside of the work location (i.e., office, classroom, college campus)*. Montgomery College (MC) provides an MC e-mail account and access to the learning platform, password-protected faculty sections of the website, college listservs, and other faculty communications tools. * If you do not have access to a personal computer, please notify the department chair at the time of interview. Subject to available funds, the college may be able to provide temporary access to resources.
Must be eligible to work in the United States without a sponsor.
CompTIA Security+, professional certifications (e.g., CISSP, CEH, other security industry certifications).
Community college, baccalaureate or graduate level teaching experience.
Experience designing and/or setting up hands-on labs.