Job: Network Security Adjunct

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Jobing Description

Network Security Adjunct wanted.

The Network Security Adjunct is directly responsible for developing and delivering courses that ensure UAT students achieve their program’s learning outcomes, complete their programs and have an exceptional YRBL learning experience.

Professors primarily spend their time planning and delivering the learning experiences that guide students towards learning course objectives, creating innovative works and graduating as ethical technologists. Associate Professors are masters of the YRBL methodology and effectively use all of its elements every day while mentoring students in ways that provide them with an exceptionally satisfying collegiate experience. Using UAT’s systems, Professors provide timely and continuous feedback to students while focusing on helping all of them achieve every learning objective. As a teaching faculty member, Professors work with their peers and the Faculty Council to improve their courses while examining feedback from advisors, students and performance data.


Essential Duties:

  • Facilitation of student projects and competitions
  • Student feedback and mentor ship
  • Development and delivery of collegiate learning experiences related to information security
  • Development of course materials related to college level network security courses
  • Engage with the cyber security community
  • Mentor and lead students in ethical hacking and good digital citizenship

Skills / Requirements

Skills/ Requirements

  • Industry experience and certifications related to network design
  • Skills in developing, administering and monitoring secure networks
  • Experience with incident response and countermeasures
  • Experience in the programming for both network/system defense and penetration
  • Deep familiarity of network and security protocols
  • Long history of engagement with the cyber community
  • Knowledge and experience regarding historical and current trends in exploits and their countermeasures


Masters Degree Required

Other Skills/Requirements

  • Experience in instruction or formalized education process, preferably in a post-secondary or college institution
  • Government, military or law enforcement background preferred
  • Membership in a professional association tied to area of instruction preferred
  • U.S. citizenship or legal permanent resident status is required

Important Notes

University of Advancing Technology

UAT is an elite intimate private college in Tempe, AZ focused on educating students in advancing technology who desire to innovate in the areas of emerging technology disciplines including Advancing Computer Science, Information Security, Game and New Media technologies.

Summary of Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401k, Life Insurance, AD&D, Long Term and Short Term Disability Options
  • Vacation, Personal Time, Over 15 paid holidays
  • Employee and Dependent Scholarship Programs
  • Meal Benefit at University Café, University Store Discount, Other Discount Programs (Microsoft, Verizon, Lifetime Fitness)
  • Positive Work Environment, Kudos Program, Casual Fridays and Select Work Weeks, Employee Wellness Activities
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Employee Training and Development

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. UAT does not sponsor foreign visa's. Thank you for your understanding.