Adjunct Instructor of Security
Prescott, AZ 
Posted 6 days ago
Job Description
Job Description

The Global Security and Intelligence Studies Department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott Campus, invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor of Security. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Prescott, Arizona campus is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow's aviation, aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80F in the summer and 45F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mild climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby national forests. The university is a small, private, residential university in the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students.

Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and 120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.

This position will be responsible for teaching the Security Fundamentals course, which introduces students to the general concepts of security, threat assessment, personnel security, physical security and information security both in the government and private sectors.


The ideal candidate will possess a Master's degree or higher in Security and Intelligence Studies, Corporate Security Management, or related field and 5-10 years of security experience. Professional certifications such as the CPP or PSP are a plus.

To be considered, candidates should submit the following documents in their application:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Copy of transcript

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University recognizes the value of diversity and is dedicated to fostering a positive climate in which all students, faculty, and staff are encouraged in their professional, social, and intellectual pursuits. Embry-Riddle is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for qualified individuals. The University does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 10 years
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