Digital Forensics, Undergraduate School - Adjunct Faculty

Location
Stafford, VA
Posted
Sep 20, 2016
Closes
Nov 01, 2017
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Adjunct Faculty

Digital Forensics

Undergraduate School

Location: Quantico, VA

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) seeks an adjunct faculty to teach Digital Forensics. UMUC is one of 11 degree-granting institutions in the University System of Maryland (USM). Working adults, military personnel, and other students around the globe are achieving their academic goals through UMUC's innovative educational options, including online instruction, accelerated academic programs, and classroom-based courses taught during the daytime, evenings, and weekends. Currently, more than 42,000 students attend UMUC nationally, and an additional 33,852 students attend UMUC at on site classes in more than 25 countries throughout the world; about 56,000 students are active duty military, veterans, and their families. In 2013, UMUC had over 261,000 online course enrollments.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Teaching student's how forensics studies are applicable to legal implications, investigation and intelligence analysis.
  • Providing students an in-depth look at the rules governing the application of digital forensics to the fields of auditing, homeland security, and law enforcement are evolving as well.
  • Students should be able to apply the basic procedures and technologies for conducting successful forensic examinations of digital media storage devices, computer networks and the basic examinations.

COURSE CONTENT:

An overview of the criminal justice system and the application of digital forensic evidence in criminal justice cases. The objective is to apply Constitutional and case law to the search and seizure of digital evidence, determine the most effective and appropriate forensic response strategies to digital evidence, and provide effective courtroom testimony in a case involving digital evidence. Topics include crime scene procedures and the collection of digital evidence, procedures performed in a digital forensics lab, and the preparation of courtroom testimony by the digital forensic investigator.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Master's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • 3+ years of professional working experience within digital forensics studies
  • Criminal investigative experience is required.
  • Minimum technology requirements to teach at UMUC can be found and reviewed at http://www.umuc.edu/visitors/careers/facultyrecruit/ under Faculty Resources

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Ph.D. or terminal degree in a related field from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • Prior teaching experience and experience with online teaching environments
  • Experiences with the processing of digital media as evidence for criminal prosecution is preferred.

POSITION AVAILABLE & WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED

SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE

All submissions should include a cover letter and résumé. UMUC offers an excellent benefits package to include up to 8 credits of tuition remission per semester, a minimum of 25 days of leave, and a range of insurance options. For detailed benefits information, please visit http://www.umuc.edu/visitors/careers/benefits.cfm.

The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination. UMUC is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, ancestry, political affiliation or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.