The School of International Graduate Studies (SIGS) at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) seeks applicants for one or more intermittent adjunct lecturers for primarily mobile and resident short courses for international participants. Successful candidate(s) will be responsible for teaching graduate level Cyber Operations integration related courses in support of the Institute for Security Governance. For information about the Institute educational programs see https://instituteforsecuritygovernance.org Teaching assignments may include mobile and resident teaching. In-person, resident, one or two week courses are taught on the NPS campus in Monterey, California and one or two week duration mobile courses are taught at locations around the world. The successful candidate must be capable and ready to travel to foreign locations, some remote, to teach in national or regional cyber strategy development related courses for Allies and partners. Intermittent refers to a work schedule that is less than full-time and is scheduled irregularly to meet specific instructional tasks or deliverables. The duration of employment is dependent on continuous external funding, and could terminate on a short notice. The level of compensation will be determined by qualifications and experience of the candidate.
Applicants should have completed an advanced degree (doctoral preferred) in an academic discipline such as global affairs, security studies, or political science as it applies to national security strategy in the cyber domain. Practical expertise gained during an assignment to an operational cyber command, such as USCYBERCOM or a service component command is mandatory. Demonstrated superior teaching performance and experience with short graduate-level mobile and resident courses is desired. Experience in professional military education in the areas of curriculum development and teaching in the subject area is required. At a minimum, the successful candidate will teach course modules in cyber domain, cyber operations integration, developing cyber plans and orders, and cyber risk management and conduct table top exercises in multi-domain operations. The candidate will work with the Cyber Program manager to design courses and develop supportive instructional presentations or exercises.
We are accepting applications through January 3, 2020. Please email a cover letter, current CV, three letters of recommendation or contact information for references, and recent teaching evaluations to:
Mr. Andrew P. Boerlage, Associate Dean, School of International Graduate Studies at email@example.com; phone number: (831) 656-3791Dean, SIGS
A graduate degree in an academic discipline such as global affairs, security studies, or political science as it applies to national security strategy in the cyber domain.
Proven teaching effectiveness (either as a dedicated course or within a broader course)
Practical expertise gained during an assignment to an operational cyber command, such as USCYBERCOM or a service component command.
Demonstrated ability to teach cyber domain, cyber operations integration, developing cyber plans and orders, and cyber risk management, and conduct table top exercises in multi-domain operations.
Experience in professional military education in the areas of curriculum development and teaching in the subject area.
Relocation package, including recruitment/relocation incentive will not be authorized.
This position may or may not be eligible for telework.
NPS is the nation’s premier defense-related graduate university. NPS offers competitive compensation with salaries that are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants with foreign education will be required to select from a list of private organizations that are members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES), which provide foreign education evaluations acceptable to NPS.
The Naval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at http://www.nps.edu.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, Veteran’s preference is treated as a positive merit factor for NPS faculty positions. We strongly encourage you to indicate if you are a veteran in your application when applying to NPS positions and you must provide a copy of your signed DD-214 (member 4 copy), Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, or other acceptable documentation.
Are you a current active duty service member? If yes, you are required to submit a statement of service printed on command letterhead and signed by the command. The statement of service must provide the branch of service, rate/rank, all dates of service, the expected date of discharge and anticipated character of service (Honorable, General, etc.). Please note: you will be ineligible if your statement of service is not submitted with your application or it shows an expected discharge or release date greater than 120 days from the date of application.
Internal Number: 900-LecturerCybOp3
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