Lecturer, Cybersecurity & Information Technology
College of Informatics
Full Time or Part Time?
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal
Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness,
equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek
excellence through diversity among our students, administrators,
faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is
Purpose of Position
The School of Computing and Analytics at Northern Kentucky
University ( NKU ) is actively seeking a motivated individual to
join our cybersecurity and information technology program as a
Lecturer. The primary responsibilities of the successful candidate
will involve teaching classes related to cybersecurity and system
Situated within the College of Informatics, the School of Computing
and Analytics encompasses three distinct program areas: Computer
Science & Software Engineering, Cybersecurity & Information
Technology, and Information Systems & Analytics. With over 35
full-time faculty members, the School offers a comprehensive range
of academic degrees, including eight undergraduate programs and
three graduate programs, catering to more than 1,100 majors. NKU
holds the prestigious designation of being an NSA / DHS National
Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education since
This position is specifically available for the 2023-2024 academic
year, spanning from August 2023 to May 2024. The selected faculty
member will be expected to teach four class sections during each
semester. Furthermore, NKU plans to search for a permanent faculty
member for the 2024-2025 academic year, and the candidate hired for
this position will be encouraged to apply.
For more information about Northern Kentucky University, please
To learn additional details about the School of Computing and
Analytics, please visit www.nku.edu/sca
. For further
information on the College of Informatics, please visit http://informatics.nku.edu
Teach a 4-4 load (fall-spring) of Cybersecurity & Information
Maintain office hours in line with School policies.
Attend required department-wide and college-wide meetings.
Participate in course assessment, as needed.
Establish and maintain working relationships with a diverse group
of staff, students, and faculty.
Candidates with expertise in cybersecurity and system
administration are encouraged to apply.
All candidates must commit to promoting and fostering a learning
environment that supports individuals from diverse
Applicants for this position are expected to have a Master’s degree
in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, or a related field, or a
bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5 years of related experience in
cybersecurity or system administration.
Applicants must submit a short cover letter formally applying for
the position, a curriculum vitae, a diversity statement, and a list
of three references with complete contact information.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position has been filled.
Please apply at https://jobs.nku.edu/postings/13045
Any questions concerning this position should be addressed
to, Dr. Traian Marius Truta, the School of Computing and Analytics
Director, reachable at email@example.com
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go
through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by
Posting Detail Information
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae