Cybersecurity - Three Faculty Positions

Norfolk, Virginia (US)
Salary is commensurate with experience. An excellent university benefit package is available.
Sep 20, 2016
Nov 23, 2016
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Old Dominion University is seeking two tenure-track Assistant Professors and one Assistant/Associate Professor to participate in an innovative and interdisciplinary Center for Cybersecurity Education and Research. We seek three faculty in any discipline related to cyber security to be a part of this initiative.  The Assistant/Associate Professor position will be jointly appointed in an academic department and the Virginia Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation Center.  The goal of the university‚Äôs cybersecurity initiative is to foster interdisciplinary research, education and outreach on cybersecurity.  The interdisciplinary initiative currently includes faculty from a range of disciplines including Computer Science, Engineering, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Business, Information Technology, and Philosophy. Details about the initiative are available at We are especially interested in faculty able to conduct research and teach in an interdisciplinary environment.  All three positions will be expected to be fully involved in this initiative.

Applicants should possess an appropriate terminal degree and an academic record commensurate with their time in the field. Successful applicants are expected to have a strong vision for their vibrant research programs, commitments to leadership in the area of Cybersecurity, and commitments to excellence and innovation in graduate and undergraduate education.  Preference will be given to candidates who can contribute to our degree and certificate programs. 

To be appointed at the associate level, candidates must have a record of funded research and a strong research record.

Applications should include a letter of interest that addresses the Initiative's goals, a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact information for three professional references including email addresses and phone numbers. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2016 and the positions will remain open until an appointment is made. Applications should be submitted electronically to

Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.