Limited Term Adjunct Instructor, UA South (BAS in Cyber Operations) (UPDATED)

Position Details

Position Information

Title Limited Term Adjunct Instructor, UA South (BAS in Cyber Operations) (UPDATED)
Department University of Arizona South (2910)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location UA South
Position Summary

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The Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Cyber Operations Program at the University of Arizona South is seeking applications for the position of part-time, adjunct instructors. Applicants with specializations in cellular AND wireless networking, OR low level programming (C and Assembly Language), OR reverse engineering AND secure software development are encouraged to apply. Instructors who enjoy working with a diverse, non-traditional student population either online or face-to-face in a small classroom setting will flourish with UA South students.

A limited number of openings are available each semester, contingent upon enrollment and funding. Possible appoints may not be enrolled in any UA degree program during the contract period.

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Duties & Responsibilities

Adjunct instructors are required to attend meetings and submit materials as requested throughout the term of appointment.

  • Prepare course syllabi, assignments, and activities.
  • Prepare and deliver course lectures/workshops.
  • Critique and grade student assignments and examinations.
  • Maintain regular office hours.
  • Exam preparation and grading.
  • Evaluate overall student performance in the course.
  • Additional duties may be assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree with appropriate specialization or experience.
  • Academic or Professional Specialization in the areas of CELLULAR AND WIRELESS NETWORKING, with knowledge of 1G-LTE cellular infrastructure and communications architectures, WiFi & Bluetooth wireless technologies, wireless confidentiality, integrity, and availability (C-I-A) issues (e.g. encryption & security protocols and standards); LOW LEVEL PROGRAMMING with knowledge of C and Assembly Language, Operating System theory and architectures, and Kernel level coding; OR REVERSE ENGINEERING AND SECURE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT with knowledge of IDA Pro, OllyDbg and WinDbg tools.
  • Teaching experience at the college/university (or equivalent, such as service school) level.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Professional experience in the areas of CELLULAR AND WIRELESS NETWORKING, with knowledge of mobile device hardware architectures and mobile device Operating System architectures (iOS & Android); LOW LEVEL PROGRAMMING with knowledge of Operating System theory and architectures; OR REVERSE ENGINEERING AND SECURE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT with knowledge of virtualization technologies (e.g. WMware, Xen, etc.), software vulnerability identification and analysis, secure software development concepts and practices.
  • Master’s or Ph.D. with appropriate specialization or experience.
  • Demonstrated professional commitment to teaching.
  • Experience with distance education formats.
  • Professional or teaching experience in related fields.
Rank Instructor
Tenure Information
FLSA Exempt
FTE 0.20
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 10
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Job Category Faculty
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F20776
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 12/13/2016
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Linda Denno
ldenno@email.arizona.edu

Open Date 11/30/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 12/12/2016
Special Instructions Summary
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have Academic or Professional Specialization in the areas of CELLULAR AND WIRELESS NETWORKING, with knowledge of 1G-LTE cellular infrastructure and communications architectures, WiFi & Bluetooth wireless technologies, wireless confidentiality, integrity, and availability (C-I-A) issues (e.g. encryption & security protocols and standards); LOW LEVEL PROGRAMMING with knowledge of C and Assembly Language, Operating System theory and architectures, and Kernel level coding; OR REVERSE ENGINEERING AND SECURE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT with knowledge of IDA Pro, OllyDbg and WinDbg tools?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a bachelor’s degree with appropriate specialization or experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents