Job Description

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as a full time Cyber Security Faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology.  Through hands-on, project-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 engineering, and forensic science and exercise science programs.

As a full-time 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.  This is a 12 month position.  Other main responsibilities include the following:

  • Teaches cybersecurity / IT courses on campus.
  • Helps develop and maintain curriculum in the area of digital forensics
  • Assists students outside classroom hours.
  • Stays current on topics and practices related to the discipline.
  • Provides leadership to adjunct faculty.
  • Active engagement in professional development activities.
  • Compliance with all college and University policies.
  • Willingness to assume other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5 years' relevant work experience related to Cybersecurity
  • An extensive, advanced and current knowledge of information technology and cyber security or closely related field.
  • Understanding of the various methods of adult learning, education deployment/delivery including distance education/online services and classroom.
  • Ability to articulate a clear understanding of values-based education from a Christian perspective.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Comprehensive and extensive Industry experience, and interdisciplinary teaching experience.
  • Professional certifications: Network+, CCNA, CCNE, CISSP, MCSE, or closely related.
  • Understanding of the various methods of adult learning, education deployment/delivery including distance education/online services and classroom.

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