Contributed by Gene Spafford, January 7, 2004:

Tenure Track Position
Assistant, Associate, Full Professor
Digital Forensics and Information Security

The Computer Technology Department in the School of Technology invites applications for a faculty member with expertise in Digital Forensics and Information Security.  The individual will be hired as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor depending upon experience.  Salary and rank commensurate with experience and qualifications.  The department's mission primarily focuses teaching, educational scholarship through applied research, and industry/professional outreach.

The individual must have relevant experience and scholarship in the area.  We are seeking an individual interested and able to conduct applied research in a collaborative area (environment?), teach undergraduate and graduate courses, as well as engage with relevant public and private sector partners to contribute to emerging needs in digital forensics and information security.  Preference will be given to candidates who can also teach core computer technology courses. 
All candidates must have an earned Masters Degree in a relevant field. An earned doctorate is preferred, but not a requirement for employment, promotion, or tenure for this position.

Screening of applicants will begin January 15, 2004 and will continue until the position is filled.  Electronic submission of documents with attached Word files is encouraged.  Candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a sample of scholarly publication and other supporting documentation including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of five references to:

Dr. Melissa Dark, Chairman
Digital Forensics and Information Security Search Committee
401 North Grant Street - Knoy Room 467A
West Lafayette, IN  47907-2021
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