Job Description

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. 

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:

  • Masters (or higher) in Information Technology or Masters (or higher) in Computer Information Systems or Masters (or higher) in CyberSecurity or Masters (or higher) in a related field providing equivalent experience. All instructors must have 2-5 years experience designing and/or implementing security infrastructures and/or conducting security assessments, penetration testing, and/or risk analysis in mid to large size organizations. All instructors must have skills in Kali Linux, Microsoft Servers, network administration, and Linux Administration, with the ability to setup/manage/troubleshoot multi-layered architectures in virtualized environments. Preference given to individuals with Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or SANS Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) or certified in CompTIA Security+.
  • -OR- Bachelors (or higher) in Information Technology or Bachelors (or higher) in Computer Information Systems or Bachelors (or higher) in CyberSecurity or Bachelors (or higher) in a related field providing equivalent experience. All instructors must have 2-5 years experience designing and/or implementing security infrastructures and/or conducting security assessments, penetration testing, and/or risk analysis in mid to large size organizations. All instructors must have skills in Kali Linux, Microsoft Servers, network administration, and Linux Administration, with the ability to setup/manage/troubleshoot multi-layered architectures in virtualized environments. AND posses at least one Industry Standard Certification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or SANS Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) or certified in CompTIA Security+.
  • -OR- Bachelors in any field AND 10+ years of industry or instructional experience in designing and/or implementing security infrastructures and/or conducting security assessments, penetration testing, and/or risk analysis in mid to large size organizations. AND posses at least one industry standard certification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or SANS Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) or certified in CompTIA Security+. All instructors must have skills in Kali Linux, Microsoft Servers, network administration, and Linux Administration, with the ability to setup/manage/troubleshoot multi-layered architectures in virtualized environments.

Before submitting your application please attach the following to review:

  • Your unofficial transcripts for any applicable conferred graduate degrees.
  • Any applicable licenses/certifications

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