Quinnipiac University

  • Cyber Security: Full-Time Teaching Faculty

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/23/2018 8:57 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Cyber Security 1898
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The School of Engineering at Quinnipiac University invite applications for a Teaching Professor of Cyber Security beginning in July 2018 to serve as the director of the degree program. The School of Engineering is planning a new Master’s degree program in Cyber Security with the first cohort of students starting in Fall 2018. This program has been designed to meet the criteria for designation as a NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. 


    About the School of Engineering:


    The School of Engineering became the ninth school at Quinnipiac University on July 1, 2016. The school offers BS and BA degrees in computer science and BS degrees in civil, industrial, mechanical and software engineering. Housed in the renovated Center for Communications and Engineering, the school features newly constructed and outfitted laboratories and classrooms. Dedicated to providing the best possible engineering learning experience for our students, the school focuses on high-quality instruction, and offers hands-on training, applied learning opportunities and meaningful student-faculty relationships.


    About Quinnipiac University:


    Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s “Best Colleges” issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges.” The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the “Great Colleges to Work For.” For more information, please visit www.qu.edu.



    • Serving as the Director of the new Master of Science in Cyber Security program
    • Developing courses and teaching in various areas of Cyber Security
    • Guiding, advising, and mentoring students
    • Service to the university community


    Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants


    • Minimum of a Master’s Degree or PhD in relevant field and related industry or academic experience
    • Industrial or research experience in cyber security and information assurance preferred
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to make significant service contributions to the department, School of Engineering, university and community
    • Demonstrates commitment to diversity and the ability to successfully teach and relate to a diverse population

    Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.




    Applications must be submitted electronically and should include:


    1.   A letter declaring interest in the position;

    2.   A current CV, including details of teaching experience and research achievements; and

    3.   The names and contact information of three references on the application form (reference letters will only be required if selected for an interview)


    Consideration of the candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


    Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusion throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who enhance that diversity.


    Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


     Job Code:  2018-2417




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