University of Advancing Technology

Tempe, Arizona, United States

Network Engineering Professor (Adjunct, Part-Time, and Full-Time)

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Are you passionate about Network Engineering and want to share it with students excited to be in your classroom?

Who We Are:

University of Advancing Technology (UAT) is an elite intimate private college in Tempe, AZ focused on educating students in advancing technology who desire to innovate in the areas of emerging technology disciplines including Advancing Computer Science, Information Security, Game and New Media technologies.

Living on campus, students are surrounded by a true living-learning technology environment that incubates their ideas into innovations that students can patent and take to market. Students must create an innovation project to graduate.

We are an entrepreneurial, results-oriented company recognized for delivering high standards of innovation and service. As an organization designed to change the lives of some of the brightest young minds, we rely on the excellence of every member of our family to continuously exceed our own standards and our students expectations.

The Role:

The Network Engineering Professor is directly responsible for developing and delivering courses that ensure UAT students achieve their programs learning outcomes, complete their programs.

The professor teaches and provides students a strong foundational knowledge of network and systems engineering concepts, while exploring key concepts such as routing, switching, server operating systems, email systems, IP Telephony, wireless and virtualization. Additionally, the professor will prepare students to understand all things physical in a contemporary IT architecture and provide students the knowledge to identify and understand server infrastructures to create business solutions.

Don't have teaching experience - that's where we come in. UAT's team of faculty and staff will work with you as you:

Essential Duties:

  • Inspire, motivate, and mentor students
  • Facilitate relevant student projects and innovations
  • Development and delivery of coursework that reflect current, emerging, and future technologies and practices in the Cyber Security industry
  • Be an active member of the cyber security community and encourage student participation
  • Mentor and leave students in ethical hacking and good digital citizenship

Education and Skills Requirements:

  • Mastery of secure network architecture
  • Fluent in multi-platform systems administration
  • Specific Courses:
    • Linux I for Technologists
    • IoT Architecture and Security
    • Network Infrastructure Design I & II
    • Virtualization System Technologies and Administration
    • Managing Enterprise Networks
    • Applied Mobile Computing and Cloud Collaboration Technologies
    • Unix/Linux Systems Administration
    • Modern Data Center and Cloud Computing Design and Services
    • Directory Services Design and Administration
  • Master's degree in related field with 18+ credit hours in relevant coursework required; doctoral degree preferred


University of Advancing Technologys Synchronic Learning model is designed especially for students of advancing technology. Tailored to both undergraduate and graduate students, Synchronic Learning provides an education framework that prepares superior graduates to become tomorrows innovators. This model embodies UATs methodologies, curricula, and people dedicated to fostering an environment of innovation that promotes demonstrated mastery and job readiness. An integral part of this framework is SyncFlex, a flexible learning approach with an emphasis on mentored education that provides real project experience to cultivate superior graduates.

Important Notes:

Location Requirements:

This is not a remote position; candidates must be willing to work in-person on campus in Tempe, AZ.

Adjunct Pay: $2,800 for in-person courses/ $2,200-$1,400 online courses.

Part-Time: $30,000-$50,000 dependent on Education and Experience (not benefit eligible).

Full-Time Compensation and Benefits:

  • $60,000-$100,000 depending on experience and education
  • Two Medical insurance options with 100% of the team member premium paid for one.
  • UAT has your BACK, by covering 100% of the monthly premium for Short-Term and Long-Term coverage.
  • Dental, Vision, 401k, Life Insurance, and AD&D Options
  • Over 15 Paid Holidays - we work hard, but give you that extra time to play hard as well!
  • Competitive Employee and Dependent Scholarship Programs; we take pride in your educational background and look forward to supporting your families academic goals and endeavors.
  • Meal Benefit at University Caf. HANGRY? Never heard of here. Come get your lunch at the caf, on us, YUM!
  • University Store Discount amongst other Discount Programs.
  • Positive, open, and transparent Work Environment and culture that includes Kudos Program, Casual Fridays and Select Work Weeks, Employee Wellness Activities, Bring your Pet to Campus, along with Summer and Winter Happiness Events.
  • Employee Training and Development: Essential Skills Modules are scheduled on the job, allowing for learning, working, and implementation.

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

UAT does not sponsor foreign visa's. Thank you for your understanding.