Permanent
Sydney
Close Date: 15/12/2017
REF: WSUpcs1117
Apply now
All Permanent Opportunities

Professor of Cyber Security and Behaviour

Permanent
Sydney
Close Date: 15/12/2017
REF: WSUpcs1117
Apply now All Permanent Opportunities
  • Lead innovative and contemporary cyber security and behaviour research and teaching in a unique trans-disciplinary programme
  • Build strong partnerships with industry, governments and communities
  • Be part of a large, culturally diverse, fast growing University 

The Position

The Professor of Cyber Security and Behaviour will join Western Sydney University to enhance current capability to lead the development of training of highly skilled graduates. The Professor will be pivotal in innovating research outcomes in cyber security and developing a unique track record that takes into consideration the human layer in cyber security.

Western Sydney University has the capability to educate highly skilled graduates and the capacity for innovative research outcomes in cyber security. The University is seeking a Professor of Cyber Security and Behaviour, with a unique track record in the human layer of cyber security, to take the lead of this consortium between technology and psychology.

Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University is a major urban university spread over six campuses in Greater Western Sydney, a region of great opportunity, diversity, challenge and growth. The University has a strong connection to Greater Western Sydney, working with its communities and businesses to contribute to the region’s growth. The University is culturally diverse, with 2,500 staff and 40,000 students drawn from Australia and around the world.

Western Sydney University has taken a trans-disciplinary approach to designing new programs in cyber security with a pedagogical and training emphasises that also focuses on human factors in cyber security. The School of Social Sciences and Psychology and the School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics have collaborated in new programs that cover cyber system security; cyber behaviour; and cyber civility and safety.

For more information visit: www.westernsydney.edu.au.
 

To apply – use the reference WSUpcs1117, addressing your cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and resume to Andrew Norton, of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 FISHER (347 437) for further information.

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