The Ohio State University, Electrical and Computer Engineering

2892 13884
Position ID:OSU-ECE-TRCCHAIR [#13884, ECE1]
Position Title: Transportation Research Center, Inc. (TRC) Chair in Intelligent Transportation Systems
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43210, United States [map]
Subject Area: Electrical and Computer Engineering / all areas of electrical and computer engineering including interdisciplinary areas such as
Appl Deadline: finished (2019/06/12, finished 2020/01/05, listed until 2019/06/29)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

The Ohio State University and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering are inviting applications for a chaired faculty position in Intelligent Transportation. The Transportation Research Center, Inc. (TRC) Chair in Intelligent Transportation Systems is expected to focus on developing new concepts and principle of intelligent control and intelligent systems with applications to surface vehicles, surface transportation systems, and their safe operation.  We are especially interested in Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty specializing in (i) cooperative and autonomous driving, (ii) smart transportation, and (iii) vehicular communication systems. Successful applicants are expected to work in close collaboration with researchers from TRC.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. and outstanding academic credentials. Successful candidates are expected to show evidence of a vigorous externally funded research program, model excellence and leadership in academic and scholarly activities, and demonstrate outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Interested applicants should submit (1) cover letter, (2) full curriculum vitae, and (3) statement describing experiences and qualifications relevant to the position. Names of references should not be submitted at this stage of the application process.

The Ohio State University College of Engineering is strongly committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in all areas including scholarship, instruction, and outreach. In the cover letter, describe experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals that promote a climate that values diversity and diversity and inclusion in one or more of these areas.  

The Ohio State University College of Engineering is strongly committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in all areas including scholarship, instruction and outreach.  Women and under-represented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the center of a rapidly growing and diverse metropolitan area with a population of over 1.5 million. The area offers a wide range of affordable housing, many cultural and recreational opportunities, excellent schools, and a strong economy based on government as well as service, transportation and technology industries. Additional information about the Columbus area is available at

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. 

Requires the successful completion of a background check.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
205 Dreese Labs
2015 Neil Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210

© 2020 AcademicJobsOnline.Org. All Rights Reserved.