Assistant/Associate Professor in Cybersecurity

Hofstra University
Information Systems and Business Analytics

Assistant/Associate Professor in Cybersecurity     

The Frank G. Zarb School of Business is pleased to invite applications for an anticipated tenure-track Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity position in the Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics (IS/BAN) at Hofstra University.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·       Teach core courses in cybersecurity, such as data communications, network and information security fundamentals, ethical hacking and defense strategies, information privacy and regulation, IT risk management, cybersecurity for business, and digital forensics.

·       The successful candidate should show evidence or potential of performing high-impact scholarly activities in the aforementioned areas by publishing in the peer-reviewed journals and presenting at academic conferences.

·       Perform other related duties as assigned by department and school, such as committee(s) and student orientation.

Minimum Qualifications:

·       An earned doctorate (or ABD) in MIS/IS/CS, or a closely related field from an AACSB-accredited institution

·       Demonstrated ability to publish in respected peer-reviewed journals
·       Demonstrated evidence or potential to teach online courses with excellent communication skills
·       Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment

Preferred Qualifications:

·       Industry experiences and/or security certificates (i.e., CISSP, CISA, CCNA/CCNP/CCIE Security) are a plus.

·       Strong desire to work in a collaborative environment, support students through the mentoring process, and serve the Hofstra community.


Please upload the following to

·       Cover letter with salary requirement

·       Curriculum vitae

·       Evidence of effectiveness as an educator

·       Two samples of publications

·       Address and phone number of three references

All applications received by September 15, 2023 will receive full consideration. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Hak J. Kim (

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.