Assistant Teaching Professor, Cybersecurity/ITM

Assistant Teaching Professor, Cybersecurity/ITM

The Department of Information and Technology Management (ITM) at The University of Tampa invites applicants for an annual renewable term position as Assistant Teaching Professor in cybersecurity/information and technology management to start in the fall 2022 semester.  

The ITM department offers undergraduate degree programs in management information systems, business information technology, financial enterprise systems, and cybersecurity. This is in addition to a master’s degree in cybersecurity, business analytics, and information and technology management. The department will be moving to the newly constructed technology building in the fall 2022 that has three dedicated state of the art cybersecurity labs and equipment in addition to Service Operations Center (SOC). The Sykes College of Business is accredited by AACSB and the MIS program is accredited by ABET. The department is planning to achieve ABET and DHS/NSA accreditation for the Cybersecurity programs.

The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially-based private institution of more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa's dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 24 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and more than 100 countries, and "Top Tier" ranking in U.S. News & World Report.

Responsibilities include teaching three four-credit hour courses at undergraduate level during each semester in the cybersecurity/IS area such as principles of cybersecurity, ethical hacking, information security standards, and introduction to management information systems. 

The candidate must have a master’s or a PhD degree from an AACSB/ABET accredited program, or equivalent, in cybersecurity, management information systems or related fields. Having industry certificates such as Security+, CISSP, and ECH will be a plus.

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

For further details and to apply, please visit our website at   
Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, two teaching evaluations, copy of graduate transcript and name/contact information for professional references.

The Sykes College of Business is AACSB accredited, employs over 90 full-time faculty members, and includes three centers and one institute: Center for Ethics, TECO Energy Center for Leadership, John P. Lowth Entrepreneurship Center and the Naimoli Institute for Business Strategy. The College occupies the state of the art Sykes College of Business building, housing the College's undergraduate and graduate students.

The University delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners. The University has a strong core curriculum rooted in the liberal arts, an enduring commitment to internationalization that has garnered the Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization, and a practical, experiential approach to learning. The University offers more than 200 areas of study, including majors in our Colleges of Arts and Letters, Business, Natural and Health Sciences, and Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education.

The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.