Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Cybersecurity

  • Professional
  • Boston, MA
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expires on: April 18, 2020

Wentworth Institute of Technology
Department of Computer Science

Founded in 1904, Wentworth Institute of Technology is an independent, co-educational, nationally-ranked university offering career-focused education through 19 bachelor’s degree programs in areas including computer science, computing networking, cybersecurity, engineering, architecture, design, and construction management. Recent new programs include Cybersecurity and Applied Sciences, both launched in 2019.

The Department of Computer Science and Networking invites applications for one open rank Professorship in the area of Cybersecurity. Qualifications required of all applicants include a minimum of an M.S. in Computer Science or a related discipline and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The Department consists of 15 full-time faculty members and offers programs leading to three B.S. degrees in Computer Science, Computer Networking, and Cybersecurity. The Department also offers a full-time M.S. program in Applied Computer Science. The Department has teaching and research strengths in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, networking, operating systems, high-performance computing, software engineering, and mobile/web application development. In addition, members of the Department have close collaborative relationships with faculty in applied mathematics, sciences, and electrical and computer engineering, among others.

Wentworth’s mission is to prepare our students for career success through experiential learning. Faculty are expected to teach undergraduate computing courses, to engage in research and scholarly activity, and to perform service to the institute (including academic advising and serving on committees) and the profession. Faculty are strongly encouraged to participate in service-learning opportunities with the Center for Community and Learning Partnerships and in innovation and entrepreneurship activities with Accelerate.

Review of applications will be on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Qualified applicants should apply at Wentworth seeks to increase the diverse perspectives of its faculty and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in STEM.

Wentworth is an AA/EEO employer. Women and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.