This position is for a tenure track Assistant Professor to teach courses in the Computer Systems Technology Department and to conduct research in computer networking and/or network security.
The primary responsibilities for this position include teaching undergraduate level courses, conducting research, student advising, student mentoring and recruitment, curriculum development, conducting scholarly activities and all other activities required for tenure. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, engaging in accreditation procedures, program assessment and service to the department, College and University as needed. Instructional - Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers. - Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate students. - Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. - Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts. - Compile, administer, and grade examinations, or assign this work to others. - Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. - Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction. - Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
Research - Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional organizations and conferences. - Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and publish findings in professional journals, books, or electronic media.
Administrative - Collaborate with members of the business community to improve programs, to develop new programs, and to provide student access to learning opportunities such as internships. - Supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work. - Develop and maintain course websites. - Serve on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies, departmental matters, and academic issues. - Participate in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities. - Participate in campus and community events. - Act as advisers to student organizations.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is an 1890 land-grant doctoral research university dedicated to learning, discovery, and community engagement. The College of Science and Technology is research oriented and fosters academic excellence through innovative programs, critical thinking, and intellectual inquiry to prepare students for the 21st century global workforce. The College plays a pivotal role in further advancing the mission of the University by emphasizing preeminence in STEM and promoting curricular advancement, scientific discovery, and technological innovation. The College houses the departments of applied engineering technology, biology, built environment, chemistry, computer systems technology, energy and environmental systems, graphic design systems, mathematics, and physics. The Department of Computer Systems Technology enrolls over 340 undergraduate and graduate majors. The Department currently has 8 full-time faculty members, and offers three degree programs: a Bachelor of Science in Electronics Technology, a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, and a Master of Science in Information Technology which is consistently ranked amongst the largest graduate programs on campus. In addition the Department is involved in the planning for a PhD program in Applied Science and Technology.
Internal job number: 001577
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in electrical engineering, computer engineering, engineering physics, computer science, electronics technology, information technology, computer technology or a closely related field by anticipated date of appointment.
Highly preferred candidates will have teaching experience in an ABET accredited programs and a sustained research record in computer networking and/or cyber-security. It is preferred that the applicant also have a minimum of three (3) years relevant industrial experience in computer networking and/or cyber-security, preferably with companies in the United States. Experience as a postdoctoral research fellow is also preferred. Demonstrated record of independent research and publishing.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will b...e an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!