MAJOR INITIATIVE TO HIRE CYBERSECURITY FACULTY
MULTIPLE OPEN POSITIONS FOR PROFESSORS AT ALL LEVELS (ASSOCIATE, ASSISTANT, FULL, AND NON-TENURE TRACK)
Recognizing the increasing need to advance cybersecurity, Texas A&M College of Engineering launched a major initiative to hire a significant number of faculty. Applications are being accepted for new faculty positions in all areas of cybersecurity, including computing, networks, infrastructure and future connected environments, which include healthcare, transportation, manufacturing systems and cyber physical systems.
Faculty will be placed with a tenure home in one of the departments within the college, primarily within the departments of Computer Science and Engineering www.cse.tamu.edu and Electrical and Computer Engineering www.ece.tamu.edu.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in computer engineering, computer science or electrical engineering, or a closely related field. For specific questions about the position, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
PROFESSORS OF PRACTICE
Professors of Practice are professional engineers and industry leaders. They bring years of real-world experience into the classroom and add tremendous value to the education of Texas A&M University engineering students. Professors of Practice teach undergraduate, master’s and doctorate level courses. They help develop new curriculum that reflects cutting-edge industry technology and practices. Additionally, these faculty members participate in research as advisors, principal investigators for research grants, and act as industry liaisons to identify research topics and research support. They also publish in professional journals and conferences. These professors serve not only their department, but its students, faculty and programs. Professors of Practice serve as student mentor’s curriculum advisors, faculty advisors to student professional organizations, and serve as professional society officers and member.
About Texas A&M University
Texas A&M is located in the twin cities of Bryan and College Station, with a population of more than 175,000, and is conveniently located in a triangle formed by Dallas, Houston and Austin. Texas A&M has more than 68,000 graduate and undergraduate students enrolled. Research expenditures at Texas A&M total more than $890 million annually, ranking in the top tier of universities nationwide. With an endowment valued at more than $5 billion, the university ranks fourth among U.S. public universities and 10th overall. Texas A&M is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and having policies that contribute to work-life balance. For more information visit dof.tamu.edu/content/balancing-work-and-life.
With over 500 tenured/tenure-track faculty members and more than 16,000 students, the College of Engineering is one of the largest engineering schools in the country. The college is ranked seventh in graduate studies and seventh in undergraduate programs among public institutions by U.S. News & World Report. The college is also ranked 17th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities compiled by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The American Society for Engineering Education ranks the College second in research expenditures at $278 million.