Information Technology Network Management/Cybersecurity Instructor

Information Technology Network Management/Cybersecurity Instructor

Employer

Lenoir Community College
231 Highway 58 South
Kinston, NC 28502
Phone: 252-527-6223

Job Location

Lenoir Community College,  231 Highway 58 S. Kinston, NC 28504

Salary/Grade

Commensurate with experience

Benefits

State of NC

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, July 18, 2019
Closes: Monday, December 2, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, August 12, 2019

Expected Work Hours

8 am - 5 pm M-Th; 8 am - 3 pm F

Employment Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution in computer networking security, computer networking, or related discipline required; master's degree preferred
  • CompTIA and CISCO networking certifications preferred
  • A+, Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker, SANS, Project+ or PMP, ITIL, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD), Java Developer a plus
  • Three years of work experience in an IT support role in a networking field including but not limited to wireless, routing/switching, network design, operating systems, VOIP, virtual cloud computing, hardware/software support, and network security
  • Previous teaching experience at a community college or university, experience using instructional technologies, and teaching online courses are preferred
  • Licensure and/or certifications specific to the teaching discipline and external governing agencies are preferred

Working Conditions

  • Typical classroom or online teaching environment
  • Frequent standing for 6 to 8 hours per day, withstanding frequent changes in temperature
  • Frequent bending, stooping, reaching, crouching, kneeling, pushing, and pulling
  • Infrequent lifting and carrying items up to 25 lbs. without assistance
  • Frequent travel between buildings on campus and infrequent travel to other campuses
  • Frequent listening to and talking with students and other faculty and staff members
  • Frequent sitting at a desk or workstation using a telephone, computer, keyboard, and mouse
  • Exposure to fire and chemical hazards

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution in computer networking security, computer networking, or related discipline required; master's degree preferred
  • CompTIA and CISCO networking certifications preferred
  • A+, Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker, SANS, Project+ or PMP, ITIL, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD), Java Developer a plus
  • Three years of work experience in an IT support role in a networking field including but not limited to wireless, routing/switching, network design, operating systems, VOIP, virtual cloud computing, hardware/software support, and network security
  • Previous teaching experience at a community college or university, experience using instructional technologies, and teaching online courses are preferred
  • Licensure and/or certifications specific to the teaching discipline and external governing agencies are preferred

Working Conditions

  • Typical classroom or online teaching environment
  • Frequent standing for 6 to 8 hours per day, withstanding frequent changes in temperature
  • Frequent bending, stooping, reaching, crouching, kneeling, pushing, and pulling
  • Infrequent lifting and carrying items up to 25 lbs. without assistance
  • Frequent travel between buildings on campus and infrequent travel to other campuses
  • Frequent listening to and talking with students and other faculty and staff members
  • Frequent sitting at a desk or workstation using a telephone, computer, keyboard, and mouse
  • Exposure to fire and chemical hazards

Position Description

The responsibility of the Information Technology Network Management/Cybersecurity Instructor is to provide quality instruction to program students through the use of seated, online, hybrid, and lab courses. The instructor will provide learning activities and support that will lead to the achievement of course/program objectives and prepare students to be successful in networking and defensive cybersecurity industry. The instructor must have strong working knowledge of networking/cybersecurity regulatory standards and have the ability to breakdown and disseminate difficult networking and defensive cyber-security topics in a manner that students will understand and grasp. The instructor should prepare students to be successful in obtaining third-party credentials such as CompTIA, CCNA, A+, Security+, etc. 

The duties of the Instructor include, but are not limited to:

Mastery of Subject Matter  

  • Demonstrate a thorough and accurate knowledge in the teaching discipline
  • Display ability to interpret and evaluate the theories of the field or discipline
  • Connect the subject matter with related fields
  • Stay current in the subject matter through professional development; involvement in professional organizations; and attending professional meetings, conferences, and/or workshops
  • Learn and use technology to enhance teaching and the educational experience when appropriate

Teaching Performance  

  • Teach a course load appropriate to the teaching discipline
  • Plan and organize instruction in ways that maximize student learning
  • Employ appropriate teaching and learning strategies to communicate subject matter to students
  • Modify, where appropriate, instructional methods and strategies to meet diverse student needs
  • Employ available instructional technology, i.e. the Internet, interactive technology, etc., when appropriate
  • Encourage the development of communication skills and higher order thinking skills through appropriate student assignments
  • Contribute to the selection and development of instructional materials in accordance with course objectives

Evaluation of Student Learning  

  • Establish and follow meaningful learning objectives
  • Develop and explain methods that fairly measure student progress toward course objectives
  • Evaluate student performance fairly and consistently and return student work promptly to promote maximum learning
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and submit final grades each semester according to established deadlines
  • Demonstrate sensitivity to student needs and circumstances

Support of College Policies and Procedures  

  • Teach classes as assigned in a multi-campus environment
  • Teach credit or non-credit courses in the teaching discipline as needed
  • Post and maintain regular office hours to ensure accessibility to colleagues and to students for advisement and consultation
  • Serve as faculty academic advisor for students
  • Prepare, distribute, and submit syllabi and approved course outlines for all assigned sections in accordance with program and divisional policies
  • Maintain confidentiality of student information
  • Substitute for other instructors in the teaching discipline in case of an absence
  • Exercise stewardship of college facilities, materials, and resources
  • Comply with responsibilities as cited in the Lenoir Community College Catalog, Faculty Handbook, Handbook for Distance Education, Policy Manual, and Procedures Manual

Participation in College, Division, Department, and Program Activities  

  • Serve on college committees as assigned
  • Participate in meetings and events as required
  • Respond in a timely manner to requests for information
  • Support both part-time and full-time colleagues
  • Contribute to program, department, and division curriculum development processes
  • Participate in graduation ceremonies
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills in communication with students, colleagues, staff, and administrators as an individual or as a team member

Contribution to the Growth and Enhancement of College Mission and Programs  

  • Maintain familiarity with college goals, mission, and long-range plans
  • Contribute to planning and development processes through appropriate mechanisms and channels
  • Participate in professional activities that contribute to the educational goals of the College and its constituents
  • Perform professional responsibilities in accordance with pertinent goals, mission, and plans of the College
  • Participate in the marketing, recruitment, and retention of students, faculty, and staff
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Notice of Nondiscrimination 

Information Technology Network Management/Cybersecurity Instructor (Full-Time) (3068)
Lenoir Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College complies with existing federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination. The College prohibits discrimination against and/or exclusion from participation in any benefits or activities by any person, either on the staff and faculty or in the student body, on the grounds of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, political affiliation, or disability.

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

Lenoir Community College

humanresources@lenoircc.edu

Phone:  252-527-6223 Ext. 390

Fax:  252-233-6899