SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $66,144 plus excellent benefits.
Internal Number: HERCIOCTT3822
The Computer Information Technologies Department seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track Instructor position to teach a range of courses in Cybersecurity and Computer Information Systems. The position requires teaching 15 contact hours plus a minimum of five office hours per week. In addition, the Instructor is responsible for updating and developing courses, curricula, and assessment methods; providing academic and career advisement to students; providing work assignments to hourly employees; assisting in the maintenance and upgrade of Cybersecurity labs; and aiding curriculum marketing and recruitment efforts. The Instructor is expected to participate in departmental, school and college-wide committees, initiatives and events and to keep abreast of technological, industry, and higher education trends affecting the curriculum, including participating in professional development activities and acquiring and maintaining industry certifications.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of a Master's Degree in Information Systems, Cybersecurity or a closely related field required. One year of college level teaching experience also required. Knowledge of Linux, Windows Server Environments, Firewalls, Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems, Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessment required. Industry-recognized IT/Cybersecurity certifications required. All candidates must have evidence of responsiveness to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practice within the classroom.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three years of industry-related experience strongly preferred.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. There are approximately 12,000 full- and part-time college credit students. Continuing education students bring the total number served by the college each semester to more than 24,000.