Assistant/Associate Professor of CSIA - Digital Forensics
September 4, 2018
Faculty 4-Year College/University
Norwich University Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor of CSIA - Digital Forensics
Norwich University's Computer Security & Information Assurance program invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with a specialization in digital forensics. This position is to commence spring 2019 or fall 2019, depending on the selected candidate's availability. This is a tenure-track position, but previously tenured academics will be considered eligible for hire with tenure.
Housed in The School of Business & Management, the Computer Science/Computer Security and Information Assurance program is nationally-ranked and a Center of Academic Excellence in cyber defense education (NSA) and in digital forensics (CDFAE).
Duties include: teaching required undergraduate courses in digital forensics, course development, student advising, academic service, and research with a focus on digital forensics. Start-up funds and other resources are available to support participation in scholarly endeavors.
The CSIA program employs innovative teaching practices with undergraduate students having actively contributed to real criminal investigations, up-to-the-minute cyber threat analyses, research, and public and private internships. Program instruction includes forensics of networks, mobile devices, malware, IoT devices, and novel platforms, and active attack and defend scenarios. These opportunities are enhanced and supported by the Norwich University Center for Advanced Computing and Digital Forensics (NUCAC-DF).
The Computer Security and Information Assurance program is one of the few recognized nationally as both a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (by the National Security Agency), and a Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (by the U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center). In February of 2014 the Ponemon Institute rated the CSIA program #2 in the nation for cybersecurity education with regard to: academic excellence, practical relevance, experience and expertise of the program faculty, experience and background of the students and alumni, and professional reputation in the cyber security community.
Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a positive education and work environment that recognizes and respects the dignity of all students, faculty and staff. Reasonable accommodations will be made for the known disability of an otherwise qualified applicant. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at email@example.com for assistance.
All candidates must be a US Citizen/Permanent Resident legally eligible to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future. A post offer, pre-employment background check will be required of the successful candidate.
Norwich University offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependent care, 403(b) retirement plan with employer match, employee assistance program, paid time off including parental leave, and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.
All applicants should respond with a letter of interest; their curriculum vitae; a statement of professional, pedagogical and research interests; three references; and a Norwich application form to https://norwich.interviewexchange.com.
After the initial review, selected applicants will be asked to submit examples of work. To that end, candidates should have such material ready for submission.
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications October 1st, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.
We are seeking a doctorally-prepared, entrepreneurial, and innovative scholar/practitioner to join this strong and growing program in its next evolutionary step.
Experience is required in current digital-forensics practice, or in teaching and publishing in digital forensics (e.g. computers, networks, malware, the cloud, mobile devices, IoT, new platforms, social media, applications, or incident response). Preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record, strong server-room background, or experience in: industry (direct or consulting), chip-off, hardware recovery, software/hardware security & vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, software exploitation, or reverse engineering.
About Norwich University
Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students - both military and civilian lifestyles - and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).