Regent University seeks a recognized Cybersecurity expert with the vision, enthusiasm and motivation to help lead the new Institute for Cybersecurity. The new Institute is mission-critical, and represents a significant strategic academic investment by the university. The successful Director will bring together faculty, professional staff, and research from across the University to study emerging cyber threats and risks. The Director will build partnerships with industry leaders to help advance the Institute’s mission, and will represent the Institute within the University and among a wide range of external audiences. Candidates will also be expected to teach a combination of online and on-campus courses in Computer Science, Cyber Security or in Information Systems.
Regent University is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action, offering over 95 associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees and enrolling more than 10,000 students worldwide. Regent offers high-quality, in-demand degree programs while remaining committed to its foundational mission to educate Christian leaders to change the world.
Qualifications: An earned Doctorate in Cybersecurity, Computer Science or related discipline from a regionally accredited institution; extensive experience in the Cybersecurity field; a combination of academic scholarship and/or professional achievement sufficient to support the Institute of Cybersecurity; and a vibrant Christian life and testimony.
Please submit CV, cover letter, and unofficial transcripts along with your application.
Expectations: 1) a dedication to Christ-centered teaching and learning; 2) a commitment to excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate teaching; 3) strong management and administrative skills and experience; and 4) a willingness to enthusiastically embrace the College and University Identity and Mission statements. Applicants must subscribe to a statement of Christian faith.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.