Part-Time Faculty, Cybersecurity and Computer Information Systems

Location
Maine, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Oct 20, 2020
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time

The University of Maine at Augusta is interested in expanding its pool of qualified part-time Cybersecurity and Computer Information Systems instructors.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching courses at the undergraduate level in the following areas:  Principles of Information Security, Network Security, Governance and Policies, Compliance and Auditing, and Basics of Computing.  Interested candidates should visit the University’s web site at https://www.uma.edu/academics/programs/ for additional information about UMA’s Cybersecurity and Computer Information Systems disciplines. 

UMA transforms the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellence in student support, civic engagement, and professional and liberal arts programs.

UMA is the third largest public university in Maine.  In addition to its main campus in the state’s capital, UMA also serves students at its campus in Bangor (UMA Bangor) and through UMA Centers around the state.  With its multiple locations and long-term expertise in online and distance learning, UMA is generally considered the university of choice for Mainers of all ages who want to attend college without uprooting their lives.

Review of applications is ongoing.  Please note that general part-time faculty positions are to establish applicant pools.  We anticipate a need for instructors for the Spring 2021 semester; however, positions may or may not be immediately available.  

Salary:  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and previous college teaching experience, in accordance with the PATFA contract.

Required Qualifications: A minimum of a Master's degree and one year of practical experience are required. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to engage students in active learning, include industry experiences into the curriculum, and integrate technology into the classroom.

Preferred Qualifications: Current Cybersecurity and Information Technology industry certifications.

Applicants must complete an online application and submit a cover letter and resume at https://uma.hiretouch.com/.  Materials must be submitted via "Apply for Position."  You will need to create an applicant profile, complete an application, upload a cover letter which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications, a resume/curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references.  You will also need to complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be ongoing.  We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support. 

The successful applicant is subject to appropriate background screening.

The University of Maine at Augusta is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities.  The following office has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies:  Director of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754 or at 207.581.1226.