Assistant Professor of Cyber Security and Criminal Justice

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Position Title Assistant Professor of Cyber Security and Criminal Justice Posting Number Fac00313 Employment Type Full-Time Benefits Available Yes Position Summary Information

Nature of Work

The School of Business and Public Management of the College of Coastal Georgia is seeking applications for a faculty position in cyber security. The selected candidate will teach courses offered in the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and lead the recently established concentrations in Information Assurance and Cyber Security and Data and Information Analytics. The School seeks the designation as a Center of Academic Excellence by NSA and DHS for these concentrations. This is a tenure-track, 10 month academic year appointment.

Essential Duties

The successful candidate will teach 12 hours per semester, advise students, maintain a portfolio of scholarship, and work within faculty governance. This faculty position has broad curriculum responsibilities and may also coordinate adjunct faculty who teach specialized courses within the concentration. Several components of the College’s strategic plan are built around extensive student engagement. A commitment to service-learning and internships are within the responsibilities associated with the position.

Minimum Qualifications and Training

A Master’s degree in cyber security, information assurance, cyber defense, or computer science from an accredited college or university is required. Prior teaching experience at the college or professional level and background in one or more of the following areas is desired: cyber crime, cyber security, information security, information assurance, digital forensics, secure application development.

Preferred Qualifications and Training

A PhD is preferred. Experience in criminal justice is desired and will also be considered in the screening process.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The College of Coastal Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College supports equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, gender, national origin, status as a war veteran, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Based on the University system of Georgia’s policy, official sealed transcripts must be provided upon offer and acceptance of all Faculty positions.

CCGA Information

College of Coastal Georgia is an undergraduate college in the University System of Georgia. Located on Georgia’s coast, the College campus is in Brunswick with additional outreach through the Camden Center in Kingsland. The vision of the College is to be a college of choice for students within Georgia and beyond, providing an outstanding education for tomorrow’s leaders and citizens through service-learning, global awareness and engaged entrepreneurship. With a strong emphasis on student retention, progression and timely graduation, the College offers baccalaureate degrees in American Studies, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Education, French, Health Informatics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Nursing (BSN), Psychology, Public Management, Spanish, and Workforce Management and Leadership, as well as career associate degrees in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, Nursing (ASN) and Radiologic Science. A veterans-friendly campus, the College is a designated Yellow Ribbon School. Approximately 3,000 students are served by more than 200 staff members and a teaching faculty of whom 52% hold doctoral degrees. CCGA is an active participant in the Complete College Georgia initiative designed to support community partnerships and develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills necessary to address the challenges of 21st century economic development and community wellbeing. For more information, visit the College website:

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 10/03/2017 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first learn of this job opening?
    • Brunswick News
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Coastal CareerLink
    • College of Coastal Georgia website (
    • Current/Former College Employee
    • Personal Referral
    • University System Applicant Clearinghouse
    • Other
    • Georgia Department of Labor
  2. Are you currently employed by this College? If yes, enter the department name. If no, enter "No".

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Are you currently employed by any other college, technical college, or university system within the USG system?
    • No
    • Yes
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Transcripts 1
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Leadership Philosophy
  3. Transcripts 2
  4. Transcripts 3
  5. Other Documents
  6. Certification/Licensure




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Posted: 12/29/2018
Application Due: 5/28/2019
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