Assistant Professor of Information Technology

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

New Hampshire, USA
Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

We are one growing team with one powerful goal — and as a global leader in education, we strive for a workforce that reflects the individual differences of our learning community. We believe that our employees can be their best selves when they can be their true selves. That is why we’re committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion in which all our employees feel welcomed, valued and empowered. Together, we will shape the future of education by transforming lives beginning with yours.

This position is based in the following office location:

Manchester, NH

The Opportunity

Southern New Hampshire University's School of Engineering, Technology and Aeronautics (SETA) is looking for an On-Campus Assistant Professor for Cybersecurity & Information Technology. You will work onsite at our Manchester, NH campus.

In this role, you will have primary responsibilities in teaching undergraduate IT courses, mentoring students and developing curriculum for our programs, including the addition of cybersecurity degrees on campus. We are looking for faculty who can contribute vision, energy, and leadership, and are eager to help further curriculum development at a college where one person can truly make a difference. The SETA Information Technology curricula emphasize the integration of theory and practice, and we look for faculty with applied backgrounds to bring their experiences into the classroom. You will report to the Dean of SETA.

In this Role You'll Get To:

  • Prepare and teach college-approved Information Technology courses observing approved course descriptions and class schedules
  • Contribute to shared governance by participating in department and School committees and assisting in the formulation of policy of educational programs
  • Advise students in the department for their academic needs and mentor students in project work
  • Participate in the departmental efforts for curriculum development, program reviews and accreditation under the supervision of the department chair
  • Collaborate with the faculty/staff in departmental and School-level projects
  • Develop and attend professional improvement activities to maintain contact with one's academic discipline, including teaching/learning processes and development of knowledge in one's field of specialization
  • Develop new instructional materials, techniques, course offerings or major revisions of the same
  • Participate in student career development and related advising or mentoring activities and special retention programs
  • Participate in School outreach events and projects
  • Attend occasional evening and weekend SETA, Admission and University-wide events
  • Attend College-mandated trainings, professional development activities and meetings
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

What we're Looking For:

  • Masters degree with significant industry experience or a Ph.D. or equivalent in information technology, computer science, computer engineering or closely allied field
  • Teaching experience in Higher Education or industrial experience in related fields
  • 1+ years of experience with hands-on project-based learning.


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We recognize that not everyone enters the world of work with the same advantage, opportunity, and privilege. This is why your skills and experiences are important to us. Take the leap and apply, you just might be the person we are looking for!

Who Are We?

SNHU employees are a team in every sense. Separately, we understand that each individual brings unique experiences, perspectives and ideas to create a vibrant work environment. Together we share common values of honesty, acceptance and accountability working as a unified force toward a common goal: to transform the lives of learners. By joining our team, you join us in our vision. Together, we’ll shape the future of education by transforming lives—beginning with yours.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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