Assistant Professor of Computing Science


Position Title

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computing Science


Computing Science Department – Cybersecurity (tenure track)


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

The department of Computing Science at Jacksonville University invites applications for a tenure track position, beginning August 2019. 

The department features majors in Computing Science, Information Systems, and Cybersecurity. Specialization in cybersecurity is required, with preference given to candidates with expertise and teaching experience in one or more of the following security areas: data, software, system, human, organizational and societal. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Experience directing students in undergraduate research and development of software applications as a capstone course would be beneficial. Additional expectations include actively pursuing scholarly research and professional development opportunities. 


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in cybersecurity, information assurance, cyber operations, computer security, computer science, or closely related area by August 16, 2019.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

To ensure full considerations, candidates are encouraged to apply before October 15, 2018. Interested candidates should provide the following materials as PDFs (1) a cover letter highlighting their qualifications for the position, (2) a CV, (3) three reference letters (that includes the referee’s  name, telephone number and email address) (4) transcripts from all higher education institutions attended, and (5) a completed Jacksonville University Faculty Application ( All materials should be submitted electronically to

Application screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity and encourages applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. It is Jacksonville University's practice to provide equal employment opportunities for all.