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Visiting Assistant Professor, Cybersecurity/MIS

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Visiting Assistant Professor, Cybersecurity/MIS

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor, Cybersecurity/MIS.

Position Details LocationHattiesburg

118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
United States DivisionFinance Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusFull Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateOpen Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants
A candidate‚Äôs application material needs to submit through the University of Southern Mississippi website at https://jobs.usm.edu to be considered for the position. Applicants need to submit an application letter, a current vita and a list of references (minimum of three). The position will be open until filled but screening will begin on November 19, 2018. Please direct all questions to Dr. Marvin Bouillon ([email protected]), Interim Director, School of Finance.

Job Summary
The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time, nine-month, visiting faculty position in the areas of Cybersecurity and Management Information Systems (MIS). The expected start date will be in August 2019.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in the cybersecurity/MIS area for our undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Business and Economic Development. We seek individuals who are collegial, team-oriented and student-centered.

Minimum Qualifications A doctorate degree in MIS with an emphasis in cybersecurity or work in cybersecurity. Additionally, for candidates with prior employment in higher education, evidence of excellence in collegiate teaching and institutional/professional service is required. As the person in this position may collaborate with NCS4, a willingness to build programs is important.

Preferred Qualifications The preferred candidate will have professional experience in cybersecurity. Evidence of scholarly research and experience in teaching hybrid/flipped/online classes are also plusses.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
Founded in 1910, The University of Southern Mississippi is a comprehensive doctoral and research-driven university with a proud history and an eye on the future. A dual-campus university, Southern Miss serves students on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, in addition to five teaching and research sites in Mississippi and through Online at Southern Miss. Since 2006, our students have collected three Truman Scholarships and 18 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. USM students also lead Mississippi with 21 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Our Drapeau Center for Undergraduate Research affords our students meaningful research opportunities, and as a proven leader in innovation, we conduct transformative research that translates into real-world solutions. As one of only 36 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music, we are a haven for creativity and artistic expression. In the classroom or lab, on the playing field, or in the performance hall, we strive to have a positive impact not only on our students, but also the world around us. Further information is found at www.usm.edu.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.




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Posted: 5/15/2019
Application Due: 7/14/2019
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