Company: The California State University
Posted on: February 22, 2021
Department of Global Studies and Maritime Affairs (GSMA)
FULL-TIME TENURE TRACK
Approximate Starting Date: August 2021
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of
applications will begin immediately. Applicants expecting to be
considered for the Assistant Professor position must complete their
online application and submit requested materials to Human Resource
by close of business day on February 15, 2021 to receive priority
The Department of Global Studies and Maritime Affairs (GSMA) at
California State University Maritime Academy (Cal Maritime) invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant
Professor commencing in the Fall 2021. The Department seeks broadly
trained applicants in transdisciplinary security studies.
Applicants should also be prepared to teach a variety of
foundational courses in political science (e.g., International
Relations, U.S. Foreign Policy, Comparative Politics, International
Political Economy) as well as security studies. While a focus on
cyber security is highly desirable, candidates with a background in
environmental security, human security, and critical infrastructure
security are very encouraged to apply.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Political Science, Security
Studies, International Relations or a closely related field.
Individuals with prior professional experience in cybersecurity,
diplomacy, and intelligence are highly encouraged to apply.
Applications from ABD candidates will be considered.
ABOUT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY MARITIME ACADEMY (Cal Maritime):
Located on a compact but scenic waterfront campus in Vallejo,
California (30 miles northeast of San Francisco), California State
University Maritime Academy (Cal Maritime) is a unique and
specialized campus of the 23-campus California State University
(CSU) system. Serving a population of approximately 1100
undergraduate and 50 graduate students, we are one of only seven
degree-granting maritime academies in the United States - and the
only one on the West Coast. Cal Maritime offers six baccalaureate
degrees in Business Administration, Global Studies and Maritime
Affairs (GSMA), Facilities Engineering Technology, Marine
Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, and Marine
Transportation. The undergraduate curriculum includes licensing
programs for future merchant marine, coast guard and naval reserve
officers. Cal Maritime also offers a Master of Science in
Transportation and Engineering Management degree. For more
information about California State University Maritime Academy,
please visit our web page at http://www.csum.edu.
Our programs focus on intellectual learning, applied technology,
leadership development, and global awareness. Cal Maritime students
participate in training cruises aboard the Training Ship Golden
Bear or other international educational experiences - gaining a
unique perspective on our increasingly global culture and economy.
Cal Maritime is committed to being a leading educational
institution recognized for excellence in the business, engineering,
operations, security and policy of the transportation industries of
the Pacific Rim and beyond. We are equally committed to hiring and
retaining diverse and dedicated faculty and staff who lead the way
in helping our students expand their knowledge and potential.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
--- Teach foundational undergraduate courses in political
--- Teach undergraduate courses in security studies, and maritime
--- Develop courses in cyber security, environmental security,
human security and/or other security related fields specific to the
vision and growth of both the GSMA major and evolving
--- Engage in research and scholarship on issues relevant to
--- Share in the duties of academic advising
--- University service
--- Doctoral degree or ABD in political science, security studies,
international/global studies, government, regional studies, law or
other related fields
--- Pedagogical versatility with demonstrated ability in the use of
teaching techniques that ensure both student engagement and active
--- Strong written and communication skills
--- Commitment to transdisciplinary collaboration
--- Understanding of the evolving importance of cyberspace and the
issues facing civilian, military, intelligence and private business
sectors in dealing with offensive and defensive cyber activity;
--- Experience with real-time online conflict simulation
APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested parties must submit the Cal
Maritime Employment Application packet of information requested
below. Apply on-line at http://www.csum.edu/web/hr/fel
1. Cal Maritime Employment Application (required)
2. Letter of interest
3. Curriculum Vitae
4. Teaching Evaluations
5. Letters of recommendation from three professional references to
be sent directly to Dr. Assis Malaquias (firstname.lastname@example.org ).
SALARY COMPENSATION: Salary is commensurate with the education,
qualifications and experience of the individual.
BENEFITS: An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available
for "qualifying" positions which includes medical, dental, vision,
life and disability insurances, retirement plans, fee waiver,
vacation and sick leave.
--- The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated
reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting
Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in
CSU Executive Order 1083 revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:
--- Typical classroom and office environment are in a two-story
building with elevator access.
TITLE IX: Please view the Notice of Non-Discrimination on the Basis
of Gender or Sex and Contact Information for Title IX Coordinator
at on the CSU Title IX website.
EEO STATEMENT: Cal Maritime is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative
Action Employer. The university subscribes to all state and federal
regulations and prohibits discrimination based on race, color,
religion, national origin, sex, gender identity/gender expression,
sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability,
genetic information, medical condition, covered veteran status, or
any other protected status. Reasonable Accommodations will be
provided to applicants with qualifying disabilities who
self-disclose by contacting the Benefits Coordinator at (707)
DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an
expressed or implied contract and any provisions contained in this
bulletin may be modified or changed. California State
Office of the Chancellor
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