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Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as an adjunct faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology .  Through hands-on, inquiry-based learning, the college provides an outlet for innovation and cross-disciplinary exposure. It also features pre-professional degrees in biology, alongside our degrees in information systems, and a forensic science and exercise science program.  

As an adjunct faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you. 

Course Description: ITT-425: Analysis, Design, and Management of Secure Corporate Networks:

  • This course covers strategies and plans for security architecture. Students gain the knowledge and skills to use technologies to detect and prevent network penetration and design cybersecurity countermeasures. Prerequisite: ITT-370 or ITT-375

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession.  Other main responsibilities include the following:

  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Qualifications:

  • Preferred: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Minimum: Master (or higher) in Information Technology or Masters (or higher) in Computer Science or Masters (or higher) in Computer Information AND 5 or more years experience in information security defining/assessing and managing/resolving enterprise-wide security-related incidents as a Security Engineer or Network Engineer or Security Administrator or Risk Analyst or Sr. Systems Administrator AND Demonstrated ability to evaluate enterprise security vulnerabilities and network configuration design to ensure industry compliance and assess risk and participate in the development of secure infrastructures AND must possess strong familiarity with Defense-in-Depth and Layered Security methodologies. Individuals with a Masters (or higher) in any field may be considered with substantial experience in Information Technology or Computer Science or Computer Information.

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GCU’s Christian worldview has shaped the university’s mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

For more information on Grand Canyon University please visit us at www.gcu.edu.



Posted 21 Days Ago

Part time

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