Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Cybersecurity) - Tenure Track

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Job Description: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Science, Department of Computer Science invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity for the academic year 2018-19, beginning August 13, 2018. The department is based at Loyola's Lake Shore Campus on Chicago's far north side and comprises nine tenure-track/tenured faculty; three tenure-track/tenured joint appointees; and three lecturers. The department serves approximately 400 undergraduate majors, 80 minors, and 135 masters students in the areas of computer science, bioinformatics, cybersecurity, information technology, and software engineering. For more information about the department, please visit Teaching responsibilities include introductory courses in computer science and advanced courses related to the candidate's areas of expertise. The development of new courses in the candidate's area of expertise is encouraged. Applicants will also pursue an active program of research and engage in department, college, and university service as requested. The candidate should be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic education. Besides teaching and conducting their own professional research, the candidate is also expected to involve undergraduate and graduate students in research.

Qualifications: Candidates must possess, or be close to completing, a PhD degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related discipline, and must have strong records in both research and teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. We encourage candidates in all areas of computer science/engineering to apply, but especially welcome candidates with a strong background in cybersecurity and privacy, including all relevant technical areas: cryptography, hardware security, trusted computing bases, software security, network and cloud security, blockchains, human factors, anomaly detection, forensics, and privacy, as well as applications to areas such as finance, healthcare, environmental sustainability, pervasive computing, and cyber-physical systems.

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Posted: 10/19/2017
Application Due: 12/29/2018
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