The Pennsylvania State University, College of Information Sciences and Technology

Position ID:PSU-College of Information Sciences and Technology-CYBERTEACHFAC [#14768, 91020]
Position Title: Teaching Faculty Positions Cybersecurity
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / network security and privacy
Security and Privacy
Cyber Security
Appl Deadline: finished (2019/09/26, finished 2020/05/05, listed until 2020/02/15)
Position Description:    

*** The account for College of Information Sciences and Technology, The Pennsylvania State University has expired and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The College of Information Sciences and Technology at the Pennsylvania State University invites applications for multiple, open-rank teaching faculty positions. Review of applications begins immediately, with positions starting as early as January 2020.

Selected candidates will have backgrounds and ability to teach introductory and advanced courses in Cybersecurity. We are interested broadly in all areas of cybersecurity, including, but not limited to: digital forensics to include desktop, mobile, device, or information forensics; information security; applied cryptography; systems security; software security; network security to include firewalls, intrusion detection, and cryptographic network protocols; software reverse engineering; penetration testing; network traffic analysis.

These are multi-year, fixed-term appointments with an excellent possibility of renewal. Successful applicants must be prepared to contribute through teaching both our residential and online programs. Contributing to both undergraduate and graduate programs, including course design, is expected. Successful applicants should have a Master’s degree or terminal degree in a related discipline. Teaching and/or IT industry experience in one or more areas listed above is preferred. Applicants will be considered for a teaching faculty rank commensurate with their education and experience.

TO APPLY visit, please upload only basic personal information, but not other information listed below. IN ADDITION, interested applicants MUST submit the following material to a cover letter detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a resume or curriculum vitae, a one (1) page teaching statement, and three (3) reference letters. Inquiries about the positions may be directed to

The Pennsylvania State University is the land grant institution of Pennsylvania. University Park is the largest of Penn State’s 24 campuses, with undergraduate enrollment of approximately 44,000 students and offering more than 150 programs of graduate study. The College of IST has award-winning faculty and state-of-the-art facilities. Both faculty and students are dedicated to collaboration and applying knowledge to make our lives better. See: University Park is located in Pennsylvania in the State College area, which has been ranked as the 3rd safest metropolitan area in the United States by CQ Press, and the 8th best college town in the nation by Best College Reviews.

To review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters and policies, please go to, which will also explain how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report. Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Further Info:
E397 Westgate Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802

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