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 Assistant Professor who will teach undergraduate courses within our Cyber Operations program. The candidate will teach courses in the areas of C & Assembly programming and Software-based Security Analysis. The candidate should have one or more of the following knowledge, skills, and abilities: • Security-related scripting/programming and analysis • C/C++/C# cross-platform software development • Source and binary code testing and analysis • Demonstrated experience using one of the following IDEs: Wing IDE, Sublime IDE, or Visual Studio IDE • Demonstrated experience using one or more of the following: IDA Pro, OllyDBG, WinDBG, GCC, GDB CAST is seeking candidates who can demonstrate outstanding teaching and course development consistent with the college's purpose, vision, and values. The Assistant Professor of Practice, Cyber Operations will contribute to building a strong team of culturally diverse faculty and staff who are committed to preparing traditional, post-traditional, and transfer students for success in a 21st-century workforce.
- Bachelor’s degree (or higher) 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 a departmental recommendation; OR
- An equivalent combination of bachelor’s degrees, graduate-level education, technical experience, teaching experience, significant publications, and/or practical experience will bring value to the students’ learning experience.
- Demonstrated Python and security-related course development and online teaching experience.
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 a Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-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 students, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
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