The Naval Postgraduate School’s Information Science (IS) within the Graduate School of Operations and Information Sciences (GSOIS) invites applications for the non-Tenure Track position of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in cyber systems and operations.
The Information Sciences Department at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is an interdisciplinary academic department providing degree oversight for the Cyber Systems Operations (CSO) curriculum in addition to several other information-focused graduate-level curricula, including the PhD in Information Sciences. The primary objective of the CSO program is to enable graduates to substantively improve the ability of our Nation not only to support cyber?dependent missions and functions but also to achieve focused objectives within the cyber domain itself. This is complemented by a synergistic linkage between cyber research relevant to the Department of Defense, the U.S Government, and the NPS’s graduate education programs. Student research topics address timely and relevant problems of sponsors and complement the longitudinal research efforts of NPS faculty members.
The Lecturer or Senior Lecturer will be responsible for developing course materials for and providing instruction in up to eight graduate-level courses in cyber systems and/or cyber operations, advising thesis students, developing grant proposals for cyber security, cyber operations, and information science research projects, and developing, directing, and managing a wide variety of education and research initiatives, as directed by the Chair, Information Sciences Department, and the Track Director, Cyber Systems and Operations.
Successful applicants will have a minimum of a M.S. in Computer Science or Information Science, with at least three years of experience in the fields of cyber, computer and/or distributed systems security. A PhD in a related or supporting field is preferred. The ideal applicant will also possess a demonstrated understanding of military planning and operational processes and organizations. Candidates must have strong writing skills and have proven experience teaching graduate-level courses and conducting research in the desired field of interest. Candidates must be clearable to TS-SCI level. Must be a U.S. citizen or committed to obtain citizenship when eligible.
Applicants should send their resumes accompanied by names and contact information for four references to:
Dr. Cynthia E. Irvine, Distinguished Professor, Track Director for CSO Curriculum, Information Sciences Department, Naval Postgraduate School Monterey, CA 93943-5118 Phone: (831) 656-2461 Fax: (831) 656-3339 firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will be considered until 30 June 2017 or until the position is filled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for position vacancy without regard to race, creed, color, age, national origin, lawful political affiliation, sex, marital status, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, disability, or other non-merit factors.
TheNaval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at http://www.nps.edu.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, you are strongly encouraged to: Identify your Veterans’ Preference on your resume or elsewhere in your application package (type of preference, dates of service, date of VA letter, character of service, etc...)
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