Assistant Professor for Information Security , Abu Dhabi Polytechnic, UAE


Job title: Assistant Professor for Information Security , Abu Dhabi Polytechnic, UAE

Company: Institute of Applied Technology

Job description: Abu Dhabi Polytechnic was established by the Institute of Applied Technology in 2010 to offer a dual educational-professional training system with multiple high-tech disciplines (specializations) to produce technologists and engineers to serve the UAE industrial manpower required for Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030. Specifically ADP vision is to create skilled professional technologists and engineers capable of performing at the highest international standards to build a knowledge-based economy in the UAE. As a government entity AD Polytechnic is an exciting venture that is bringing the internationally recognized Applied Bachelor / Higher Diplomas of advanced careers and majors in collaboration with our partners. We provide a rigorous educational and training program, often requiring us to go outside of the country to find the best facilities for highly specialized training. The ADP community comprises ambitious students and academic staff who set a rigorous pace in the achievement of teaching excellence.

ADPOLY requires hiring an Academic Faculty to teach the Bachelor degree in Information Security Engineering program and take other leadership roles within the department. This is an Open Rank (Hiring Rank will depend on candidate’s post PhD relevant full time teaching experiences, no of publications in reputable journals etc.)

Applicants must be qualified to PhD level in Computer Science/Engineering/Security or related fields with focus on Information Security specializations and competence industrial certificates will be an advantage. Professional Doctorates are NOT accepted i.e. Doctorate of Education or Doctorate of Business Administration etc). Applicants should have minimum of 5 years teaching experience at Higher Education Institutions after completion of PhD. Must be excellent in oral and written English

Evidence to active research records and publications, participating in curriculum development with publications registered in Scopus Database or Scholarly Publications.

The candidate should have a solid background and experience in Information Security such as but not limited to:

  • Demonstrate subject knowledge/experience in System security administration
  • Secure Software Development on different platforms, digital forensics
  • Malware Analysis
  • Reverse engineering, Security operations
  • Cloud and Critical Infrastructure Security
  • Security Models and Architecture
  • Security engineering
  • IoT and Big data security
  • AI and Cybersecurity, and systems security.
  • Industrial experience and professional certification in the general area of information security is a plus

We offer a tax free salary package with excellent family benefits.

Please send your updated CV to the following email address: [email protected] Kindly quote the Job No THE01/ADPOLY

ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.

Expected salary:

Location: Abu Dhabi

Job date: Wed, 27 Oct 2021 22:27:00 GMT

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