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Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor in Cybersecurity
School/Division: School of Business
Office: Information Systems and Business Analytics
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
The Frank G. Zarb School of Business is pleased to invite applications for an anticipated tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics (IS/BAN) at Hofstra University. The IS/BAN Department welcomes applications in Cybersecurity.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teach core courses in cybersecurity, such as data communications, network and information security fundamentals, ethical hacking and defense strategies, information privacy and regulation, IT risk management, cybersecurity for business, and digital forensics.
The successful candidate should show evidence or potential of performing high-impact scholarly activities in the aforementioned areas by publishing in the peer-reviewed journals and presenting at academic conferences.
Perform other related duties as assigned by department and school, such as committee(s) and student orientation.
An earned doctorate (or ABD) in MIS/IS/CS, or a closely related field from an AACSB accredited institution
Demonstrated the ability to publish in respected peer-reviewed journals
Demonstrated evidence or potential to teach online courses with excellent communication skills
Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment
Industry experiences and/or security certificates (i.e., CISSP, CISA, CCNA/CCNP/CCIE Security) are a plus.
A strong desire to work in a collaborative environment, support our students through the mentoring process, and serve the Hofstra community.
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.
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