Assistant Professor of Information Technology
The School of Business at Point Park University is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure track faculty member in Information Technology. The candidate will begin in the fall of 2015. In particular, we are seeking a professional with a strong background in Information Technology, Information Assurance, and/or Computer Security.
About the University: Founded in 1960, Point Park University is a dynamic, urban university with a strong liberal arts tradition. Located in Downtown Pittsburgh, Point Park enrolls nearly 4,000 full- and part-time students in 82 undergraduate programs, 17 master's programs and a doctoral program. The School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Conservatory of Performing Arts continue the tradition of providing a real-world education to prepare students for successful careers and graduate school. To learn more about Point Park University, visit pointpark.edu.
Qualifications: Point Park University is a private institution with a dedicated teaching faculty. Applicants should have completed or be close to completing a PhD or have demonstrated mastery of the field through professional success in Information Technology. Prior teaching experience is a plus, but not required. Demonstrated ability to engage in research and publications will also be an advantage.
Duties: Teaching responsibilities are 24 credits per academic year and may include undergraduate and graduate courses. The successful candidate will provide evidence of excellence in teaching, ongoing scholarship, and professional development. We also welcome candidates who have related industry experience.
Application Procedure: Please submit a cover letter that addresses your teaching philosophy and research interests, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. Electronic submission of materials is preferred and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. When responding via email please reference the position in the subject line.
Point Park University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.