ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE/PROFESSOR

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Fort McNair, D.C
Posted
Nov 22, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Hours
Full Time
Duties

The primary duty of the College of Information and Cyberspace (CIC) faculty is teaching core and elective graduate-level courses for senior leaders enrolled in a senior-level course of study. Other duties include:
  • Maintaining academic currency through rigorous scholarship
  • Participating in the development and implementation of the academic program
  • Mentoring students and assessing their academic and professional performance
  • Serving on committees and performing other College leadership duties as assigned
  • Contributing to the professional development of faculty colleagues
  • Developing and maintaining professional relationships with key stakeholders and decision-makers in Washington, DC and around the world.
  • Promoting a climate that fosters respect among students, faculty, staff, and administration from a range of diverse backgrounds, ideas, and perspectives.


Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • The individual selected for this position is required to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security determination to occupy a Special Sensitive position within the agency.
  • Direct Deposit: All federal employees are required to have direct deposit
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or be exempt from Selective Service (see http://www.ssa.gov/)


Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
  • An earned master's degree (a doctorate or equivalent terminal degree preferred) from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in a discipline directly related to national security or the college's mission and curriculum.
  • Knowledge of national security and cyberspace strategy/policy or cyber security.
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching as a faculty member at an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the college's curriculum and mission.
  • Research experience in a related field demonstrated through scholarship, publications, or outreach activities; recognition with academic, professional, or research communities.
  • Professional knowledge of instructional best practices and experience in developing instructional materials, with emphasis on graduate-level teaching methodology and adult learning.
  • Experience utilizing leadership and management skills in an academic setting or similar complex organization to include service in senior executive or management positions.
  • Aptitude in collaboration across institutional boundaries and the ability to develop relationships; promote diversity and inclusion; and coordinate with leaders across government, industry, and academia.
  • Criteria for Academic Rank:

    Assistant Professor (AD-02): Requires an earned master's degree, doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree preferred, from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in a discipline directly related to national security. Education or teaching experience in an academic environment, knowledge of best practices, and commitment to lifelong learning and preferably has at least two (2) years, or the instructional equivalent of full-time teaching experience at a regionally accredited college or university, scholarship/research resulting in the creation and sharing of new knowledge through teaching or publishing; and aptitude in collaboration across institutional boundaries.

    Associate Professor (AD-03): requires an earned doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in a discipline directly related to national security. Individual must have at least five (5) years teaching experience, with at least two (2) years graduate, record of excellence and leadership of scholarship among peers and external recognition of excellence and record of advancement of institutional partnerships, relationships that leverage cross-component mission success and networks of influence that contribute to national security.

    Professor (AD-04): requires an earned doctoral degree or equivalent terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education ( or international equivalent) in a discipline directly related to national security. Individual must have documented experience in full-time graduate-level teaching at a regionally accredited university or college for at least eight (8) years of which at least three (3) years must be at the graduate level, sustained record of excellence and leadership or scholarship among peers and external recognition of excellence and sustained record of advancement of institutional partnerships, relationships that leverage cross-component mission success and networks of influence that contribute to national security.

    Volunteer Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills, and can provide valuable training and experience that translates to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Education

    Degree Requirement: An earned master's degree (a doctorate or equivalent terminal degree preferred) from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (or international equivalent) in a discipline directly related to the college's curriculum and mission.

    Official transcripts will be required at time of selection to verify educational requirements are met.

    Additional information

    NDU has a comprehensive benefits package that includes retirement, social security, and thrift savings; health, life, and long term care insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays. NDU employees enjoy flexible work schedules, transit subsidy, and the opportunity to telecommute.

    Initial Probationary Period: You will be required to serve an initial probationary period of 18 months.

    Telework: Telework availability will be based upon the mission requirements and supervisory determination.

    Reemployed Annuitants: Department of Defense has the authority to hire annuitants without reduction in pay. For more information, go to: http://www.dtic.mil/whs/directives/corres/pdf/1400.25-V300.pdf

    If you are unable to apply online, view the following link for information regarding Alternate Application .