Assistant Professor of Information Technology

Assistant Professor of Information Technology

Job category: Education

Job Type: Full Time

Location:
Saratoga Springs, New York

Closes on:
04/10/2019

Assistant Professor of Information Technology

About Empire State College:

Empire State College was established in 1971 by Dr. Ernest Boyer as a distinctive statewide institution focused on innovative and nontraditional teaching and learning.
The college continues its 47-year commitment experimenting with new, flexible, and individualized modes of learning through such practices as mentoring students throughout their academic studies, creating individualized degree plans, valuing learning gained from life and work experience, building professional and social student support communities and creating flexible modes of delivery to meet students’ diverse learning preferences. The college now boast over 75,000 proud and successful alumni and partners while serving appropriately 20,000 students a year who want to expand their personal and professional horizons.
Empire State College is a part of the SUNY System and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. With headquarters in Saratoga Springs, New York, ESC serves mostly working adults pursuing associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees online and onsite at 35 locations across the state of New York and abroad.
Job Description:
SUNY Empire State College seeks a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Information Technology for its newly approved online Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) program. This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated candidate interested in growing a new degree program in the high demand field of Information Technology that can have a worldwide reach. The successful candidate will serve as the inaugural coordinator of the MSIT program. The incumbent will work with faculty from across the college to develop and teach online courses in the areas such as information security, networking, web design, enterprise systems architecture, mobile systems development, and IT emerging technology. The role will also advise students; engage in collaborative research related to information technology; provide service to the division, school, and college; and work with college-wide offices to forge successful partnerships with other colleges and industry. While the appointment will primarily be in the School for Graduate Studies, the successful candidate will be expected to contribute to information technology courses and programs across the college.

Requirements:
Required Qualifications:
  • An earned doctorate in Information Technology or related field from a regionally accredited US university or comparable non-US university (ABD considered)
  • College-level teaching experience
  • Ability to develop and teach courses in several areas of study such as information systems, information security, and networking theory and practice
  • A research agenda in information technology and/or other relevant areas in the field
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • The desire and skills to engage with a diverse student body
Preferred Qualifications:
  • IT experience along with industry certifications such as CISSP
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in online and blended teaching formats
  • Experience coordinating academic programs
  • Experience in graduate teaching
  • Proficiency in working with external partners for course development, internship development, marketing, cohort development, and other related purposes
  • A history of scholarly productivity
Special Information:
  • The location is open to any of Empire State College’s major locations across New York State (Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Capital Region, Hudson Valley, New York City, or Long Island).
  • Office hours (primarily online) will vary to accommodate student needs.
  • Some travel and overnights required.

Additional Information:
Rank/Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Empire State College is an EOE employer.
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Application Instructions:
Applications Due: Applications accepted until position is filled.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following documents, which are required for consideration:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Name and contact information of three references

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