North Carolina A&T State University announces the national search for an Endowed Professor/Director of the Cybersecurity Research, Education and Outreach (CREO) in the Division of Academic Affairs beginning Fall 2019. The endowed professor will hold a faculty appointment in a College or School most related to their academic and scholarly background with a reporting line to the relevant Dean. As Center Director, the reporting line will be to the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
The Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity Research, Education and Outreach (CREO) was established to provide exemplary leadership in teaching, research, and community outreach. CREO is an inclusive community of stakeholders distinguished by interdisciplinary and innovative approaches that translate knowledge into solutions for cybersecurity challenges. The mission is to:
- Serve as the academic and research nexus for the development of advanced mathematical and computational techniques
- Empower students, faculty and other members of the university community to engage in interdisciplinary thought and leadership in cybersecurity
- Evaluate and investigate socioeconomic practices and regulatory and public policy issues related to cybersecurity
- Create approaches to secure valuable assets from cyber-threats
This is a 12-month tenure track position.