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Faculty Positions in Information Science

Teaching Faculty Position in Computing and Security Technology

The Department of Information Science invites applications for a full-time teaching faculty position in Computing and Security Technology (CST).  The BS CST degree program provides hands-on experience in managing and operating computer servers, networks, Web and mobile systems, and databases with particular attention to secure operations. Students choose one of two concentrations: Computing Technology or Computing Security.  The degree emphasizes hands-on learning and applied technology. 

For this position, we are seeking a leader and innovator for developing and teaching Computing and Security Technology courses. Candidates should have an advanced degree in a related subject area.  Relevant, recent industry experience in information technology is highly desirable.  Successful applicants will be expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels and be involved in service to the Department and College.  Operational expertise in the following areas is of special interest: security, computer forensics, applied cryptography, counter intelligence, server administration, network administration, network auditing tools, and enterprise systems management.

The department has a broad, multidisciplinary view of applied computing and information science. The College is an innovative leader in educating information professionals in the twenty-first century, combining high quality teaching and research in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. The College offers five BS degrees, five master's degrees, and two PhD degrees.

Drexel is a private university committed to research with real-world applications. The University has over 24,000 students in 15 colleges and schools and offers about 200 degree programs. The College of Computing & Informatics is comprised of approximately 60 faculty and 2,000 students. Drexel has one of the largest and best-known cooperative education programs in the country, with over 1,600 co-op employers. Drexel's University City campus is located on Philadelphia’s “Avenue of Technology” in the University City District and at the hub of the academic, cultural and historical resources of the nation’s sixth largest metropolitan region.

Drexel University is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Drexel encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply, and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Successful applicants must demonstrate potential for teaching excellence in the environment of a major research university. To be considered, apply directly at www.drexeljobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=82891 or search www.drexeljobs.com for Teaching Faculty and click to view Requisition Number 8627.

Applications should consist of a cover letter, CV and brief statement summarizing teaching experience and relevant professional experience, teaching interests, experience working with/teaching/mentoring minorities, women, or members of other underrepresented groups, and a list of references.  Letters of reference will be requested from candidates who are invited for a campus interview. Electronic submissions in PDF format are required.


Teaching Faculty Position in Enterprise Data Science

The Department of Computer Science and the Department of Information Science invite applications for a full-time teaching faculty position in Enterprise Data Science. The college is advancing data science education through degree programs at multiple levels. Currently, the College offers five BS degrees, five master's degrees, and two PhD degrees, in two departments, Computer Science and Information Science.

For this position, we are seeking a leader and innovator for Computing and Informatics education across the college. To support the college's vision, the college needs an innovative leader of broad knowledge in data science who will:

  • Help develop new undergraduate courses as well as a graduate curriculum,
  • Integrate data science education into multiple non-data science degree programs,
  • Bridge the college’s data science curricula to industry demands, and
  • Promote data science education to a wide audience.

Requirements:

  • A vision for the future of data science education
  • Expertise and experience with data-intensive enterprise projects
  • Expertise and experience in the stewardship of organizational data assets
  • Familiarity with data cleansing & data analytics tools and systems
  • Interest in course and curriculum development

The College is an innovative leader in educating information professionals in the twenty-first century, combining high quality teaching and research in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment.

Drexel is a private university committed to research with real-world applications. The University has over 24,000 students in 15 colleges and schools and offers about 200 degree programs. The College of Computing & Informatics is comprised of approximately 60 faculty and 2,000 students. Drexel has one of the largest and best-known cooperative education programs in the country, with over 1,600 co-op employers. Drexel's University City campus is located on Philadelphia’s “Avenue of Technology” in the University City District and at the hub of the academic, cultural and historical resources of the nation’s sixth largest metropolitan region.

Drexel University is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Drexel encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply, and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Successful applicants must demonstrate potential for teaching excellence in the environment of a major research university. Candidates with an advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Management Information Systems, Data Analytics, Statistics or related fields will be considered. To be considered, apply at www.drexeljobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=82892 or search www.drexeljobs.com for Teaching Faculty and click to view Requisition Number 8628.

Applications should consist of a cover letter, CV and brief statement summarizing teaching experience and relevant professional experience, teaching interests, experience working with/teaching/mentoring minorities, women, or members of other underrepresented groups, and a list of references.  Letters of reference will be requested from candidates who are invited for a campus interview. Electronic submissions in PDF format are required.