Assistant/Associate Professor - Department of Global Security and Intelligence

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Arizona, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 17, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Other Business & Management, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Engineering, Other Science & Technology
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.

As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.

For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.

The Opportunity:

The College of Business, Security and Intelligence at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona invites applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor position in our Department of Global Security and Intelligence Studies. This position can be either tenure track or non-tenure track depending upon the candidate’s education level. To qualify for a tenure track a candidate must have a terminal degree in their field or be able to complete their terminal degree within a year of being hired. The teaching load is generally four courses per semester for non-tenure track and three to four courses per semester for tenure track with scholarly research and meaningful service to the university, region, or profession also expected.

The successful candidate will have responsibility for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in intelligence analysis and writing, as well as other security and intelligence courses appropriate to his or her own expertise and College needs. He or she will also demonstrate the ability to excel in teaching in the Global Security and Intelligence Program.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow’s aviation, aerospace, business, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and 45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mild climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby national forests. The university is a small, private, residential university in the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students. Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and 120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.

Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

ERAU benefits include:
  • Relocation support provided
  • Retirement Plan - ERAU offers immediate vesting and provides a 6% gift and will match up to 4% of employee contributions
  • Two BC/BS health plans – PPO and high deductible plan with a health savings account
  • Tuition waivers for employees, spouses, and dependent children
  • Use of various campus services: fitness center, library, mailroom and enjoy observation flights

Applicants must have at least a master’s degree in Intelligence Studies, Decision Sciences, Data Analytics, or related fields (Ph.D. strongly preferred) and at least 2-3 years of related work experience in the government or private sector .

To ensure full consideration, please apply online at by uploading 1) a letter of application, 2) a CV, 3) unofficial transcripts, and 4) the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Only electronic applications will be considered.

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