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Tenure Track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Cyber Security

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Position Title Tenure Track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Cyber Security
Texas A&M Engineering

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 55,000 graduate and undergraduate students enrolled. Research expenditures at Texas A&M total more than $820 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 With over 400 tenured/tenure-track faculty members and more than 13,900 students, the Dwight Look College of Engineering is one of the largest engineering schools in the country. The college is ranked seventh in graduate studies and eighth in undergraduate programs among public institutions by U.S. News & World Report, with seven of the college’s 13 departments ranked in the Top 10. The Look College is also ranked 10th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities compiled by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The American Society for Engineering Education ranks the Look College second in research expendit

EEO Statement

The members of Texas A&M Engineering are all Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employers committed to diversity. It is the policy of these members to recruit, hire, train and promote without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Department Overview
Job Summary

Recognizing the increasing need to advance cyber security, the Texas A&M College of Engineering has launched a major initiative to hire a significant number of faculty in the area at all ranks. Applications are being accepted for faculty positions in all areas of cyber security in computing, networking, cyber physical systems, critical infrastructure in healthcare, transportation, manufacturing and energy sectors. Successful applicants will receive faculty appointments in one of the departments within the college, primarily within the departments of computer science and engineering,, and electrical and computer engineering, Candidates will be expected to teach, perform research, and supervise graduate students. Senior hires may be granted additional positions.

Job Location College Station
Department Dean of Engineering
Required Education and Experience

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, or a closely related field.

Preferred Education and Experience
Other Requirements

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and a list of three references (including postal addresses, phone numbers and email addresses) by applying for this specific position at To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by January 6, 2017, but will be accepted until positions are filled. For specific questions about the positions, contact: It is anticipated the appointments will made beginning spring 2017 and will continue through fall 2017 and spring 2018.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number FVN0722014
Open Date 07/15/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Teaching
  4. Statement of Research
Optional Documents
  1. Other