The Department of Information Technology and Analytics is looking for a senior scholar and thought leader in information security, or cybersecurity governance, or cybersecurity risk management. The department invites applications for a tenure-line faculty position at the rank of associate professor or full professor for Academic Year 2018-2019 (starting as early as January 1, 2018).
Background. The Kogod School of Business has made a major commitment to be a world thought leader in information security, cybersecurity governance, and cybersecurity risk management. The school has established an academic research center (Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center), is offering courses in the cybersecurity management area, and is pursuing new opportunities in information security scholarship and education.
Qualifications. Earned doctorate in business (information systems) or a related field. A successful record in information security and cybersecurity governance research as demonstrated by publications in premier journals. A demonstrably successful record in teaching business courses in information systems or a related field.
Responsibilities. Create knowledge in the area of information security and cybersecurity through rigorous research. Build the visibility and reputation of the school in cybersecurity in the business, policy, and scholarly communities. Teach cybersecurity and information systems courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in on-the-ground and on-line formats. Develop new programs and courses in cybersecurity education for corporate boards, managers, and employees. Participate in department, school, and university activities.
Application. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An application must include a cover letter, a current and complete curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and copies of all teaching evaluations. Application materials should be submitted electronically through Interfolio, http://apply.interfolio.com/43621.
Requests for information should be directed to:
Ms. Takei Roach
Academic Affairs Coordinator
Kogod School of Business
4400 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20016-8044
For more information on the Kogod School of Business, consult www.american.edu/kogod.
For more information on the Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center, consult www.american.edu/kogod/cybergov.
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