Professor, Cybersecurity – Faculty of Applied Sciences and Technology
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Humber’s Centres of Innovation and Entrepreneurship will integrate applied research into program curricula and provide students with access to interdisciplinary and industry projects. We are seeking faculty who will provide students with an exceptional learning experience as we immerse our students in experiential learning and programs that empower them to think critically, make bold choices and become leaders of change.

Job Details

Position Title: Professor, Cybersecurity
Status: Full Time
Faculty/Department: Faculty of Applied Sciences and Technology
Campus/Location: North Campus
Salary: Academic starting salaries are determined based on qualifications and years of related experience as detailed in the collective agreement for academic employees.

What you will do:

The successful candidate will be required to teach courses in the Information and Communication Technology Cluster within the Faculty of Applied Sciences and Technology, particularly for the courses and programs related to Cybersecurity and the B.Eng. degree program in Information Systems Engineering at the North campus. The success candidate will also get involved and support activities that contribute Humber’s Centres of Innovation (COI). In addition to teaching, responsibilities will include curriculum development, lesson planning, assessing student progress and achievement, class management, contribution in program development, applied research, and other co-curricular activity involvement. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an effective learning environment and work as a collaborative team member.

In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to play an active role in student advising, student recruitment, and graduate placement. The candidate will be expected to further develop community partnerships, as well as participate on Humber College/Departmental committees and advance college initiatives. This individual will also contribute to the overall direction of the programs, assisting with the promotion and marketing of the programs, and developing and maintaining strong industry ties.

What you bring to the role:

The successful candidate will have a M.Sc. (Ph.D. preferred) in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Network, Internet of Things (IoT), Wireless Sensor Networks, or in a related field of study with a minimum of three years of industry experience in relevant field. The successful candidate must have polytechnic post-secondary teaching experience, or equivalent experience as a trainer in industry.

Eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario (Licensed engineers with PEO is preferred) is also an asset, with knowledge of the related disciplines.

The incumbent must possess significant experience working on industry projects in a collaborative/team-based environment, with demonstrated results. Experience in applied research projects, collaborating with industry or having an established program of applied research, would be an asset. Integration of industry-led projects into curriculum is an asset.

The successful candidate will possess well-developed interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills and demonstrated ability in curriculum development and delivery as well as the ability to convey the conceptual and applied aspects of knowledge to a broad range of students and commitment to excellence in teaching and learning and to working within a team environment. A strong network of contacts and affiliation with other professionals, organizations/associations and industry are assets.

What’s In it for you?

  • An opportunity to have an impact with a post-secondary institution, poised to do great things.
  • Diverse, hard-working, committed team of people who care about each other.
  • Tools and technology that will allow you to succeed at your job.
  • Amazing perks
  • Highly supportive work culture

At Humber College we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it! Experience comes in many forms, skills are transferable, and a progressive mindset goes a long way at Humber. If your experience is close to what we’re looking for, consider applying and tell us why you are a great candidate for this job. Find your Spot at Humber!

We thank you for your interest in working with Humber College. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Consideration for Support Staff and Academic positions will be given to internal employees in accordance with the respective Collective Agreements.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Humber College is committed to a workforce that reflects the diversity of our students and our city. We actively seek Indigenous Peoples and individuals from equity-deserving groups with demonstrated skills and knowledge to deal with all aspects of equity, diversity and inclusion in a post-secondary environment.


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Position Type: FT Academic
Work Locations: North Campus 205 Humber College Blvd. Etobicoke M9W 5L7
Job Family: Applied Technology
Deadline to Apply: Nov. 1, 2021
Job Posting: 10/5/21
Department: Faculty of Applied Sciences and Technology