Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning. 

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Do you want to be part of a growing college of technology with a teaching-focused mission? Are you an industry expert who wants to share your expertise as a Cybersecurity Professional with undergraduate students? We may have the teaching opportunity you have been looking for. 

Grand Canyon University’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach CybersecurityProfessional corporate/ industry experience is a plus.  

Do you want to work collaboratively across all colleges, and with industry leaders to promote human flourishing?  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of our academic community and integrate faith.

Targeted Start Date: August 2023

Location: GCU's Main Campus, 33rd Ave. and Camelback Phoenix, Arizona

What we are offering:

  • The opportunity to work at a thriving diverse campus and student population

  • 9-month faculty

  • Projected Start Date: August 2023

  • The chance to provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline

What you will do:

  • Teach Cybersecurity/IT classes in an engaging manner by preparing lectures that stimulate classroom discussions

  • Help lead/support the academic degree programs

  • Network to provide internships and job placements

  • Remains current in the field of Cybersecurity and effective teaching techniques 

  • Participates in faculty and CSET meetings and College/University committee activities

  • Supports the integrity of the GCU Christian mission, faith integration & learning outcomes

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

What you will need:

  • 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.

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan

  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays

  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events

  • Free covered parking

  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program

  • Free on-site gyms on campus


Application Instructions

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