Research Assistant Professor Position (in Cyber Security)

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Memphis invites applications from outstanding candidates with research interests in cyber security and its related subfields including computer forensics, hardware security, privacy and cyber analytics at the Research Assistant Professor level.
Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in computer science or a related discipline, record of publications in cyber security. This non-tenure track position is initially for 12 months and is renewable based on performance and availability of funding.
The successful candidate will be joining a department with active research groups in network security, biologically-inspired computation, mobile health, data mining, high performance computing, and software engineering, that is currently ranked 55th in the nation in federally funded research. The department also offers an information assurance graduate certificate program and have undergraduate focus in cyber security. Full information about the department can be found at Further information about the Center for Information Assurance can be found at, and research can be found on the center director's website at
Review will begin on March 7, 2016 and may continue until the position is filled, subject to budgetary approvals.
To apply, please follow the instructions at Include a cover letter, vitae, statement of research philosophy, and a minimum of three references. Direct inquiries to Ms. Lyndsey DeNise Rush <>.