Limited Term Adjunct Instructor, Cyber Security Programming, The University of Arizona, Sierra Vista, AZ

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The University of Arizona's College of Applied Science & Technology (CAST) is a National Security Agency (NSA) designated Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations (CAE-CO) and an Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) designated Intelligence Community Center of Academic Excellence (IC-CAE). CAST is seeking an Adjunct Professor who will teach undergraduate courses within our Cyber Operations and Intelligence & Information Operations programs. The candidate will teach courses in the areas of C and Assembly Programming as well as Security-related Python Scripting. The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please click here. As a cost-saving measure related to the impact of COVID-19, a furlough and pay reduction program has been approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. All new hires subject to the plan will be notified in accordance with adopted furlough and pay reduction program guidelines and will be required to comply with all measures. To learn more about the furlough and pay reduction program and whether this position is affected, please visit Duties & Responsibilities Teach undergraduate courses using a variety of formats including online, and interactive video/TV platforms. Teaching responsibilities include traditional course delivery, seminars, independent studies, as well as creation and revision of course content. Adjunct instructors are required to attend meetings and submit materials as requested throughout the term of appointment. Prepare course syllabi, assignments, and activities. Prepare and deliver course lectures/workshops. Critique and grade student assignments and examinations. Maintain regular office hours. Additional duties may be assigned. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree (or higher) in in Cyber Operations, Electrical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or closely related field, plus: Completion of 18 graduate credit hours in a relevant discipline; OR Significant demonstrable technical experience (15 or more years of experience in the design, development, assessment, and/or reverse engineering of safety critical or security-related software and/or malware); OR Significant publications reflective of technical expertise in the field of Cyber Security/Operations; OR Current Cyber Security/Operations doctoral student with departmental recommendation; OR An equivalent combination of bachelor's degrees, graduate-level education, technical experience, teaching experience, significant publications, and/or practical experience that will bring value to the students' learning experience. Demonstrated Python and security-related course development and online teaching experience The candidate should have one or more of the following: Low level programming languages (C & x86 Assembly) Security-related Python scripting/programming and analysis Preferred Qualifications Master's/Ph.D./D.Sc. in Cyber Operations, Electrical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or closely related field Demonstrated research experience A software/system security related background Experience with secure software development best practices Experience creating security related tools using Python Demonstrated prior online teaching experience Rank: Instructor Tenure Information Adjunct (NTE) FLSA: Exempt Full Time/Part Time: Part Time Number of Hours Worked per Week: 12 Job FTE: 0.30 Work Calendar: Academic Job Category: Faculty Benefits Eligible: No Benefits Rate of Pay: DOE Compensation Type: Per Course Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive) Number of Vacancies: 1 Contact Information for Candidates Jason Denno Open Until Filled: Yes Documents Needed to Apply: Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter Diversity Statement At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness. Online App. Form: The University of Arizona is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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