Assistant Professor in Computing and Cyber Security

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Full time

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Assistant Professor in Computing and Cyber Security

Texas A&M University - San Antonio

Department Of Computing & Cyber Security

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Job Location
San Antonio, Texas

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Job Description

The College of Business is seeking applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment beginning in Spring 2019. The appointment is for an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computing and Cyber Security to teach undergraduate courses and advise students. The College offers BS degree in Computer Science, BBA degree in Computer Information Systems and the BAAS degree in Information Technology. It plans to offer an MS degree in Computer Science, and a BS degree in Cyber Engineering Technology beginning Fall 2019. The department plans to seek ABET and/or AACSB accreditation for its programs. Job duties require quality performance in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Computer Information Systems, and some introductory courses in Computer Science.

Necessary Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate degree in Computer Information Systems or very closely related field from a regionally accredited institution. ABD will be accepted if the requirements for the Ph.D. degree are completed before December 1, 2018.
  • 18 graduate hours in Computer Information Systems / Computer Science.
  • Research experience in the field as demonstrated by professional publications and/or research grants.
  • Experience in teaching or assistance in teaching CIS or computing courses at the College or University level.
  • Have demonstrated skills in writing computer application programs;
  • Have demonstrated skills in creating business transactions with CIS systems such as CRM, ERP, BI, DSS, etc.
  • Have effective written and oral communications skills.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Have a teaching record in Computer Information Systems, specifically in several of the fields of Business Intelligence, Project Management, ERP/CRM/DSS/SAP systems, Business Process Integration, Data Mining, and Data Analytics.
  • Have relevant certification and industry experience in a CIS capacity.
  • Have potential/record of research productivity such as publications in top tier journals and conferences in the field of CIS.
  • Experience with Learning Management System such as Blackboard.
  • Experience with delivery of hybrid/blended classes.
  • Experience in program and course development.
  • Familiar with non-traditional commuter University setting.
  • Experience in working with culturally diverse populations.

The position is open until filled. Applications will be considered in pools as they arrive, and stop when candidates are selected for review.

Applicants must complete and submit online the following:
(1) The Faculty Application
(2) Cover letter of interest indicating the position number, title, and briefly their outline teaching, research, specializations, and professional goals
(3) Curriculum vita detailing teaching, research and service activities
(4) Unofficial copies of transcripts.

Prior to issuing an invitation for a campus interview, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution. Please send documents to:

Chair, Department of Computing and Cyber Security
College of Business
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
One University Way
San Antonio, Texas 78224.

We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

FACULTY Application Process:

Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at:
Applicants must complete the online application by either downloading your resume to auto-populate the application, or manually complete the application fields.

IMPORTANT: Your application is not complete unless you upload the following:

1) Cover letter
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) Unofficial copies of transcripts

4) Name and contact information of at least two references (can be part of your cover letter)

You will upload these document on the MY EXPERIENCE tab. Use the UPLOAD prompt button for each required document.

Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting the application. Once the application is submitted, no changes or revisions can be made.

In compliance with ADA, if accommodations are needed for the application process, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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Posted: 9/16/2018
Application Due: 11/1/2018
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