Cybersecurity & Computer Information Systems


The Tillman School of Business is seeking applicants for a full-time (9.5 month) cybersecurity and applied computer
science faculty position beginning Fall 2023 (August 1, 2023 start date). The desired candidate should have
qualifications enabling them to teach undergraduate courses in cybersecurity, management information systems,
and computer science. Candidates ideally will have professional experience in addition to academic experience in
these areas. In addition to highly effective teaching and advising, faculty members work with students through the
cybersecurity club or other student related activities/organizations.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses delivered in both
seated and online formats. Candidates should demonstrate success as an instructor in the application of
innovative and hands on teaching techniques. Applicants ideally will possess experience and/or certificates that
allow the application of principles and theories related to the field of study. Candidates will be encouraged to
network with local businesses and organizations to establish internship opportunities for students.

The ideal candidate will commit to the mission of the Tillman School of Business and the University of Mount Olive
Covenant. The candidate will participate in Tillman School of Business activities including collegiate events, service
to the university, and community involvement.

Minimum Qualifications

While a Ph.D. is preferred, candidates must have a master’s degree in cybersecurity and/or computer science or a
closely related field with professional experience in at least one of these disciplines. Applicants should be able to
teach courses at the undergraduate level in cybersecurity, information and network security, ethical hacking, and
IT risk management. To be credentialed an individual must possess at least 18 graduate hours in cybersecurity,
computer science, or have professional work experience that justifies adequate knowledge of the subject matter.

Compensation and Academic Rank

Commensurate with education and experience. UMO offers a competitive fringe benefit program including health,
dental, vision, disability, and life insurance.

Review of the applications will begin immediately and continue until this position is filled.

To Apply: Send cover letter, teaching philosophy, list of three references, and undergraduate and graduate
transcripts which must be sent directly from the attended institutions to:

Kathy T. Best, Dean
Tillman School of Business
University of Mount Olive
634 Henderson St.
Mount Olive, NC 2836