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Assistant Professor of Engineering in Computer Science and Information Technology

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

The review of applications will begin in mid December and continue until the positions are filled. Applications should be submitted by November 30, 2017. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a statement of research, a statement of teaching, resume, and list of three references. The candidates for cybersecurity position should upload their application at http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/12218. The teaching statement should include a list of undergraduate and graduate courses that the applicant will be willing to teach as well as outlines of two courses that the applicant would like to introduce. Information about the current courses offered by the department is available on departmental website at http://www.cse.secs.oakland.edu.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor of Engineering in Computer Science and Information Technology
Requisition No. 988370
Job Description Summary:

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering needs to fill a position in Cybersecurity area. The position will begin on August 15, 2018. Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a closely related field by the appointment date. Candidates must show exceptional promise in both research and teaching. Applications should be submitted by November 30, 2017. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a statement of research, a statement of teaching, resume, unofficial transcripts and list of three references at http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/12218. The teaching statement should include a list of undergraduate and graduate courses that the applicant will be willing to teach as well as outlines of two courses that the applicant would like to introduce. Information about the current courses offered by the department is available on the departmental website at http://www.cse.secs.oakland.edu.

The department is currently offering BSc. Degrees in Computer Science and in
Information Technology, MSc. degrees in Computer Science, Cyber Security and in Software Engineering and Information Technology, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Informatics. For information about the department and Oakland University, please visit the respective homepages.

Oakland University is an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of
universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase
diversity and the participation and advancement of women and underrepresented minorities in the STEM fields. Oakland University is an equal opportunity employer.

Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral research institution located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University has 132 bachelor’s degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a closely allied field with disseration/demonstrated research in cybersecurity area.

Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

The review of applications will begin in mid December and continue until the positions are filled. Applications should be submitted by November 30, 2017. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a statement of research, a statement of teaching, resume, and list of three references. The candidates for cybersecurity position should upload their application at http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/12218.
The teaching statement should include a list of undergraduate and graduate courses that the applicant will be willing to teach as well as outlines of two courses that the applicant would like to introduce. Information about the current courses offered by the department is available on departmental website at http://www.cse.secs.oakland.edu.

Pay Basis Annually
Open Date 10/16/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Full-Time
EEO Statement:

Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a Ph.D. degree by August 15, 2018?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is your research area?
    • Network security
    • Mobile security
    • Software security
    • System security

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Research Statement
  5. Transcripts (unofficial)
Optional Documents