Montgomery College is Maryland's premier community college, serving more than 60,000 students each year through credit and noncredit programs. Montgomery College is one of Maryland's most diverse community colleges, which includes more than 164 nations represented in our student body. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? We are dedicated to providing an exceptional education for all of our students, and we recognize that our faculty and staff are integral to our continued success.
Job Title Cybersecurity Faculty FT (F02420) Job Description Summary The Montgomery College, Takoma Park / Silver Spring, Germantown, and Rockville Campus, is currently accepting applications for a full-time faculty member teaching Cybersecurity beginning August 2019. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated instructor who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner. This position is part of a collective bargaining unit and requires payment of dues or a service fee.
Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne Pollard, Ph.D., Montgomery College is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. Job Description Duties and Responsibilities:
Faculty member will teach 30 equivalent semester hours per academic year of courses related to Cybersecurity and Computer Science
Faculty member is expected to advise students
Faculty member must be willing to participate in club sponsorships
Faculty member will mentor students, and also be an effective student advocate, particularly for students who are transferring to 4-year institutions
Faculty member will advise students about transfer and proactively arranging for scholarship/ research or internship opportunities
Faculty member is expected to teach a varied schedule that may include day, night, early morning, weekend and/or accelerated sections. Opportunities may exist for teaching summer classes
While the home campus will be Germantown, successful candidate is expected to engage in cross campus teaching (e.g. Rockville and TPSS) when needed and assigned.
Faculty member will serve on, or lead, department, discipline, campus and college committees
Faculty member will maintain an active program of professional development and participate in professional organizations and activities
Faculty member will be involved in advising and tutoring
Conduct assigned classes in accordance with the catalog description, the master course syllabi, the stipulations of the College, and the Cybersecurity program.
Maintain standards of teaching consistent with the standards of the Cybersecurity department and the College.
Faculty member will be able to teach a range of introductory and advance courses including, but not limited to:
Network Security (CompTIA Security+)
Defending the Network
Attacker Tools and Techniques
Cybersecurity Capstone (ISC2 CISSP)
Introduction to Scripting
Unix/Linux System Administration
A Bachelor's Degree or higher in Security (i.e. Information Assurance, Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics, etc.) or a closely related field.
Knowledge of Linux, Windows (client and server) environments, firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, wireless security, incident response, and/or digital forensics
Experience designing and/or setting up hands-on labs
One year of teaching experience as a trainer, instructor, assistant professor or higher at a college, university, or IT training company.
Proficiency with scripting languages
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship
A Master's Degree or higher in Security (i.e. Information Assurance, Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics, etc.) or a closely related field.
CompTIA Security+, professional certifications (i.e. CISSP, CEH, other security industry certifications)
Experience working with a course management system (i.e. Blackboard)
Ability to write and contribute to grant proposals
Evidence of ongoing professional development
Experience working with students of culturally diverse backgrounds
Experience supporting underprepared students
Understanding of and commitment to the community college mission