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Deputy Director, Applied Research & Services
Auburn University

Date Posted Jun. 11, 2024
Title Deputy Director, Applied Research & Services
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department Charles D. McCrary Institute at AU
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate/Assistant Director
  • Research
This position will be located in Huntsville, AL

The Charles D McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure is accepting applications for a Deputy Director of Applied Research & Services. This position develops, establishes and oversees strategies and execution plans to grow a comprehensive pipeline of new applied research, services, grants, contracts, and private sector partnerships as well as execution strategies to ensure quality and cutting-edge research and services are being performed. The position also provides a plan to develop, build, and operate new applied research, operations and lab space at the Auburn Research Park including faculty, student and contractor relationships, and partnerships/service contracts.

About McCrary: Our VISION & MISSION is to serve the nation by acting as a catalyst for enhancing cyber/critical infrastructure security and striving to be the most respected, sought out, single expert source on cyber/critical infrastructure security issues for government agencies, private companies, educators, and the media.

Together, the McCrary Institute and its multiple research centers, deliver a one-stop shop for all things cyber, from the standpoint of policy, research, education, and technology. Our innovative approach and solutions are designed to enhance security, bridge industry silos, and support U.S. national security interests.

About Auburn: At Auburn, our work changes lives. Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a premier public institution, Auburn University is dedicated to shaping the future of the people of Alabama, the nation, and the world through forward-thinking education, life-enhancing research, scholarship and selfless service. Auburn is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, community outreach, positive work environment, student engagement, and thriving community.

Why employees choose Auburn: Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts and more! Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting

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