Niagara University's Department of Computer
& Information Sciences invites applications for a
at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence in the spring 2020 or fall 2020 semester.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in
Information Security or closely related field completed at the time of
appointment. We welcome
candidates with experience in cybersecurity but preference will be given to
candidates with background in
risk management, and enterprise security
Evidence of scholarship, excellence in teaching,
and grant development is preferred. Niagara University has a main campus in Lewiston, NY,
U.S.A. and a site in
Vaughan, Ontario, Canada. Primary
responsibilities for this position will be in Vaughan, Ontario. The successful candidate, will be required to certify that he or
she is authorized to work in the United States of America, and will be required
to provide timely documentation of identity and employment eligibility
As a tenure-track faculty member, the hired
candidate will be required to teach three courses in each of the fall and
spring semesters, publish impactful scholarly research and participate in
service (committees, advisement, etc.) to the department, college and
university. Attendance at periodic
meetings and holding regular office hours will also be expected. The courses assigned will be primarily at the
graduate-level, though they may include other areas as department needs dictate
– as well as a mix of traditional (face-to-face) and online formats. This
position is subject to budgetary and administrative approval.
Application reviews will begin
September 2019 and continue until the position is filled.
Primary responsibilities for this
position will be in Vaughan, Ontario.
Niagara University was founded in 1856 by the
Catholic Vincentian Fathers, whose mission emphasizes practical training and
excellence in service of society. NU’s
traditional stone buildings and leafy green campus sits on Monteagle Ridge,
overlooking the Niagara River Gorge just three miles north of the majestic
Niagara Falls. Immediately adjacent to Canada, NU’s bi-national culture
is built on close proximity to major manufacturing and business centers in
Buffalo and Toronto, attracting from both countries significant populations of
students and faculty.
Along with your online application, please
Letter of interest,
Curriculum vitae., Teaching evaluations
and Research Philosophy and plan.