The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabancı University invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position in the general area of Cyber Security.
Applicants with strong academic credentials will be considered, but we will in particular seek scholars working in the fields of Cyber Security, Malware Analysis, Penetration Testing, Computer Forensics, or Secure Software Development having hands-on experience on modern tools and techniques in these fields. The applicant will be expected to assume administrative responsibilities in the newly established graduate programs in cyber security. The teaching responsibilities of the position include mainly (but not always limited to) graduate courses in cyber security. The successful candidate is expected to supervise graduate student theses, conduct funded research, and publish in prestigious journals and conferences. Responsibilities also include service to the department, faculty, and university in general, in the form of student mentoring, committee work etc.
As a small university, we are especially interested in candidates whose research complements the existing research areas and who can help lead, initiate, and participate in collaborative research projects within the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at Sabanci University. Potential or demonstrated excellence in research is expected, as measured in the form of publications in high quality journals and conferences.
Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in suburban Istanbul. The University offers 13 undergraduate programs and 46 graduate programs in three faculties (Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Management). The University aims at establishing a high standard of academic excellence and a research-oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students, while nurturing productive relationships particularly with the industries in the region which constitute the industrial heartland of Turkey. The medium of instruction is English.
Sabanci University in International Rankings:
Times Higher Education (THE) “World’s Best Small University” rankings 2017 (14th).
THE BRICS & Emerging Economies university rankings 2018 (18th).
THE Asia university rankings 2018 (34th).
THE Best young universities in the World 2017 (44th).
THE World university rankings 2018 (350-40 range).
Applicants are invited to submit their application (CV, research and teaching statements, representative publications and two letters of references) at
https://crm.sabanciuniv.edu/acadcv/application.php?advertcode=SEC-1-2018 (Reference Code: SEC-1-2018)
For full consideration, applications should be received until August 1, 2018. The positions have a desired start date of January 2019.