Job ID: 2021-8207 Type: NYU Tandon School of Engineering (PE1001) # of Openings: 1 Category: Academic Program Support New York University
Reporting to the Senior Director, CyberSecurity Education, the Program Director, Cyber Fellows is tasked with growing and overseeing Tandon's Online MS in Cybersecurity program. This leadership position will be responsible for managing all aspects of the Online MS in Cybersecurity program. The Program Director will work with Tandon Online and the department to establish course offerings and keep an up to date curriculum and course inventory, manage student admission and enrollment, hire faculty and teaching assistants to operate online classes in the program. The position is also responsible for managing the NSA certification programs' certifications, including Cyber Operations, Cyber Defense, and Cyber Research. The role also has a robust external-facing function, including establishing industry partnerships to provide students with badges, certificates, and other applied learning opportunities.
Required Experience: 7+ years proven track record of online learning and proven track record of management experience, including day-to-day operations and supervisory responsibility, in a University or the industry. Strong background in the private sector and an authoritative understanding of cybersecurity and develop a clear understanding of existing cybersecurity (MS) graduate programs to orchestrate programs to develop workforce-ready computational and analytical skills and mindsets.
Preferred Experience: 15+ years experience in either Cybersecurity, Information Risk Management, Information Security, IT Governance / Risk, Program and Project Management, Client Services, and Business Integration. Equivalent experience in academic environment in teaching Cybersecurity, Computer Science or related fields with a strong knowledge area expertise along with understanding of pedagogical methods, curriculum design and advising.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Familiarity with the cybersecurity field and related new industry developments. Experience to understand and learn about modern pedagogical methods and interest in adapting curriculum design, student advising and managing requirements. Ability to collaborate across different functional teams. Demonstrated leadership and social savvy, excellent communication, and interpersonal skills. Goal-oriented with disciplined time management skills.
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