Faculty - Assistant Professor - Information Technology

Location
Utah, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Feb 05, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


Faculty - Assistant Professor - Information Technology

Position Category: Faculty - Tenure Track (FT)

Summary:
UVU is seeking an Assistant Professor in Information Technology to educate and prepare our students to be the best they can be. This position is expected to teach advanced courses in computer and mobile forensics. Teaches day, evening, online, hybrid, and off-campus classes as needed or assigned. Provides service to the department, college, university, and community. Engages in scholarly activities. Participates in the accreditation assessment process. Develops a learning environment and activities that provide opportunities for students to develop to their fullest potential and achieve their learning objectives.

UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. or D.Sci. in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Assurance, Computer Forensics, or closely related academic field from an accredited institution. Publication of research in peer-reviewed journals or presentations at academic or professional conferences. Professional or academic experience with advanced forensics topics.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of subject matter and course content pertinent to Information Technology.
  • Knowledge of online teaching environments and learning course management systems.
  • Knowledge of accreditation outcomes assessment process.
  • Excellent teaching skills.
  • Interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Curriculum development skills.
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to plan measurable objectives, prepare instructional materials, and follow an approved curriculum.
  • Ability to assess student work and maintain and submit accurate and current plans, reports, and records involving student accountability, attendance, and performance.
  • Ability to work effectively with others and to assist internal (e.g., the department chair, academic advisors, and program coordinators) and external (e.g., advisory boards and industry partners) stakeholders in maintaining effective programs.


Preferred Qualifications:
Teaching experience in Information Technology topics.


Physical Requirements:
Ability to use computers. Other standard physical abilities for full-time faculty positions.


Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.


FLSA: Exempt

Pay Range: DOQ

Advertisement Number: FAC15520
Open Date: 12/03/2020
Review Start Date: 01/03/2021
Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant: Please list a minimum of 3 business references within the application.

Using one of the optional documents, please identify which IT courses you believe you are qualified to teach:
http://www.uvu.edu/catalog/current/courses/information-technology/


To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/20774

Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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