Assistant Professor Computer Science/Cyber Security

Emmitsburg, MD
Oct 22, 2018
Nov 26, 2018
Full Time

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the School of Natural Science and Mathematics at Mount St. Mary’s University is accepting applications for an initial two-year appointment in computer science/cybersecurity starting in August 2019. The successful candidate is expected to possess a minimum of a Master’s degree with competency in a computer science or cybersecurity related discipline, demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level, and an interest in advancing undergraduate research within the computational sciences. The department offers baccalaureate degrees in mathematics, computer science, and cybersecurity and a minor in data science. The department also offers post-baccalaureate certificates in data science and cybersecurity.

Mount St. Mary’s University is the second oldest Catholic university in America and seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our Catholic identity. Located in a serene mountain setting in Emmitsburg, MD, yet near major metropolitan areas, the Mount is a comprehensive, nationally recognized Catholic university with an enrollment of 2,400 students and a 13:1 student to faculty ratio. 

We seek to build an inclusive faculty that can engage the interests of an increasingly diverse student population. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will share our commitment to the dignity and solidarity of all persons and the value of intercultural understanding. Additional information about Mount St. Mary’s University is available at

Please send a cover letter, vita, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching, to Applicant review will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

Questions and hard-copy application materials should be directed to:

                                                Dr. Kraig Sheetz, Dean

                                                School of Natural Science and Mathematics

                                                Mount St. Mary’s University

                                                16300 Old Emmitsburg Rd.

                                                Emmitsburg, MD 21727-7799