The Computer Science Department at Rowan University invites applications for a Visiting Professor position to begin September 2021. This is a one academic year, 10 months temporary position. Candidates with expertise in Cyber-Security or closely related fields are encouraged to apply. In addition to regular teaching responsibilities focused on classes in the field of cybersecurity, the successful candidate is expected to assist in research programs involving undergraduate and/or graduate students, and to take a leadership role in the development and expansion of curricular programs in cybersecurity. The Computer Science faculty have opportunities to mentor graduate students and serve on thesis committees. At the time of appointment, candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field.
The Computer Science Department is one of seven departments in the College of Science & Mathematics and offers an ABET-accredited B.S. Computer Science degree along with an M.S. degree in Computer Science, a B.A. degree in Computing and Informatics, and an M.S. in Data Science. The Department is growing fast and in the recent years hired 6 tenure-track faculty, 5 lecturers, and three ¾ time faculty.
Rowan University is a doctoral institution with higher research activity (R2) with approximately 20,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20-miles southeast of Philadelphia, with a branch campus and medical school in Camden and a second medical school in nearby Stratford. Rowan is the second university in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree granting programs. The institution is home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Its business incubator also supports that mission. The University boasts seven colleges – William G. Rohrer College of Business, Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering and colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics, as well as the School of Health Professions and School of Earth & Environment.
The applicants will need to submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a short description of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, and graduate transcripts (copies acceptable) on our online application system. Applicants will also be prompted to submit the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted automatically with instructions for submitting letters of recommendation. Questions may be directed to CSsearch@rowan.edu.
Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. All applicants must be authorized to legally work in the U.S.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
Internal Number: 495142
About Rowan University
A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cultural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.