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Gardner-Webb University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.

Open Rank Faculty in Cybersecurity & Computer Science

Gardner-Webb University’s Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Cybersecurity. For consideration, applicants must have a Masters in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or Information Technology; candidates with a terminal degree (PhD) in a related field are eligible for Assistant/Associate Professor rank with tenure track status.

Successful candidates will have significant experience as a practitioner of cybersecurity, information technology, and/or computer programming. Faculty are expected to have teaching experience, preferably at the college-level and online, and should have interest in mentoring undergraduate students, while creating new courses and programs of study within their area of expertise. The teaching load is 4/4. Aspiring faculty in Computer Science are expected to consistently demonstrate high standards of integrity by supporting the University, the College of Arts & Sciences, and the Department, while providing academic and professional advising to students.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. This position may start as early as January 2023 with a definite start date of August 2023.

Candidates should complete the application using the link below and include a letter of interest, resume/CV, unofficial transcripts, and 3 letters of reference with their application submission. Please note that incomplete submissions will not be considered. Questions about program specifics or application requirements should be directed to Dr. Jennifer J. Buckner, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences (jb[email protected]) Salary and benefits are competitive with institutions of similar size and purpose.

Gardner-Webb University is a coeducational, residential, private institution located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, offering a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 4,000 students. The University is located in the foothills of North Carolina with easy access to Charlotte, Asheville, and Greenville-Spartanburg. Gardner-Webb University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.