Adjunct Professor, Computer Science Cybersecurity Programs

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Adjunct Professor, Computer Science Cybersecurity Programs

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Liberty University, School of Business is looking for Christ centered scholar-practitioners, able to assist with growing the B.S. Computer Science Cybersecurity program. This is an online adjunct position within the School of Business.
Liberty is seeking educators with experience teaching in the following areas:
• Information Sciences and Systems
• Software Development
• Algorithms and Data Structures
• Database Management Systems
• Computer Architecture & Organization
• Introduction to Linux
• System Administration
• Network Architecture & Protocols
• Theory of Programming Languages
• Operating Systems
• Cybersecurity
• Studies in Information Security
• Modern Cryptography
• Cybersecurity Operations
• Ethical and Legal Issues with Cybersecurity
• Governance, Risk Management and Compliance
• Secure Software Engineering and Development
• Software Testing and Code Review
• Security Engineering
• System Hardening
• Web, Mobile, and Cloud Security
• Ethical Hacking

Minimum Qualifications

• At least 4 years of practical and recent experience in the Cybersecurity field
• Master of Science degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or closely related discipline from an accredited institution
• Teaching experience at the university level.
• Cybersecurity industry certifications including but not limited to CISSP, GPEN, GSEC, OCSP, or similar difficulty certs.
• Ability to work with a diverse population of faculty and students.

Preferred Qualifications

• Ph.D. or Doctorate in Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, Computer Science
• Curriculum development experience
• Knowledge of program assessment and accreditation processes
• Publications in cybersecurity related topics in peer-reviewed Journals
• Demonstrated evidence of leadership ability and national recognition in cybersecurity

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Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Pastoral Reference Letter
  4. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Career Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
  4. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
  5. Unofficial Transcript 2
  6. Unofficial Transcript 3
Supplemental Questions

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  1. Briefly list your area(s) of research or teaching expertise.

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  2. Please list all current certifications or licenses.

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