Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Cybersecurity

The University of Texas at Tyler
Texas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted Date
Jul 2, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Type




Commensurate with Experience


Hours per Week

40 hours


Hiring Department

Soules College of Business – Computer Science Department


Required Application Materials


A single PDF or Word document containing (1) a letter of application outlining the applicant's qualifications; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) evidence of teaching effectiveness; (4) and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email address of three (3) professional references.


Important Instructions:   

When prompted to upload your “resume”, upload your combined documents as one file.

  • Please do not upload documents to “Cover Letter” or “References”.


If the required application materials were not uploaded at the “resume” prompt, please withdraw your application and re-apply to upload your combined documents as one file.


Job Summary

Applications are invited for an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor tenure-track position (Preference – Full Professor) in Cybersecurity beginning Fall Semester 2022. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.


Essential Functions

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct research to publish in top research journals and to pursue research grants (NSF, NIH, and other funded opportunities.
  • Teach appropriate courses at the graduate level.
  • Provide service to the Computer Science Department, the Soules College of Business, the University of Texas at Tyler, and the Tyler Community. 


Required Qualifications

  • D. in Computer Information Systems or Computer Science.
  • Evidence of effective teaching.
  • Have an established research program including a strong record of publication in top research journals and in acquiring funded research opportunities (NSF, NIH, and other grants).
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to teach in an online environment.


About The University of Texas at Tyler

The University of Texas at Tyler is part of the prestigious University of Texas System that includes 13 institutions located throughout the state. Founded in 1971, UT Tyler today enrolls more than 10,000 students and consists of six colleges.

Our beautiful Tyler campus features more than 200 acres nestled along a lake and surrounded by thick pine and oak forests, providing a picturesque location for study and recreation. For student convenience, we also maintain regional campuses in Palestine and Longview, as well as a location in Houston.

We encourage you to visit our campus and see for yourself why UT Tyler is where you’ll feel at home—and find your best path.


Additional Information

The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.


EEO/AA Statement

The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



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