Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2018 4:39 AM
The University of Cincinnati seeks to hire an Assistant Professor : Educator in Cybersecurity in its School of Information Technology (SoIT) at to start in the early months of 2018. This position is in direct support of the Ohio Cyber Range project that is to be housed at UC. Review of the applications will start on as soon as possible until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a complete CV, a cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of at least three references.
UC is tasked by the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the Ohio Adjutant General's Department with implementing phase 2 of the Ohio Cyber Range project. The Ohio Cyber Range (OCR) is a learning and teaching tool for students, educators, workforce development, cyber incident response team training and a test bed for cyber programs and systems. The OCR is an initiative of the Ohio Cyber Collaboration Committee (OC3), a collaboration between public, private, military and educational organizations to strengthen cyber security for all in the State of Ohio. Phase 2 is a demonstration site for the OCR concept to demonstrate and document capabilities, programs and best practices. UC has established a Scope of Work consisting of nine deliverable categories. The Assistant professor:Educator in Cybersecurity will be responsible for contributing to achieving the agreed upon project Scope of Work. The faculty position will report directly to the Director of SoIT and also be expected to work collaboratively with the OCR Director.
On a full:time basis, the Assistant Professor : Educator position will be responsible for academic and training programs and content for the OCRUC. In particular, the Assistant Professor : Educator will:
1. Develop and deliver packaged training programs that can be utilized within the OCRUC
2. Develop and deliver special training seminars and workshops for K12, Higher Education, and Industry
3. Develop train the trainer programs to help teachers and trainers utilize the resources of the OCRUC
4. Support the academic and training outcomes of the OCRUC
5. Support the dissemination of best practices and educational material
An earned Master's degree in Information Technology or related computing area and at least three years of working experience that includes technical hands:on experience in Cybersecurity.
All faculty positions require teaching, scholarship and service responsibilities. Teaching Cybersecurity undergraduate courses such as, but not limited to, those listed at cech.ucit/future:students/course:descriptions.html is required. Finally, service responsibilities to the School, College, University and/or the community.
Candidates should have prior teaching experience, which could have been as a teaching assistant, adjunct or full:time faculty in courses similar to those listed at cech.ucit/future:students/course:descriptions.html.
Position Physical Requirements:
Frequent communications, verbal and written; Using computers; Frequent standing and/or sitting; Visually or otherwise identify observe and assess; Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses (Day, Evening, Face:to:face and online); Ability to conduct scholarly activities.
The University of Cincinnati is a Carnegie Research One category university that was established in 1819 and is home to more than 44,000 students. UCs campus was listed in Forbes magazine as being one of the worlds most beautiful campuses. The University recently launched its strategic direction as leading urban public universities into a new era of impact. Information about the strategic direction be found at ucpresident/priorities/strategic:direction.html.
The SoIT is a vibrant unit, in an interdisciplinary college, which empowers individuals to become passionate, solution:minded Information Technology professionals by fostering: continuous innovation, research, leadership devel
• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 58365632 cincinnati