Duke University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

113 20980
Position ID:Duke-ECE-POP [#20980]
Position Title: Professor of the Practice (PoP)
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Machine Learning
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Appl Deadline:2022/02/18 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/01/19, finished 2022/08/20, listed until 2022/07/19)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, invites applications for an open rank Professor of the Practice (PoP) position in the areas of Software, Computer Architecture, or Machine Learning.

The ideal candidate will have commitment, passion, and excellence in teaching in a collegial, collaborative community. Candidates should be eager to educate a broad and diverse group of students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and passionate about working to increase the participation and success of students from groups underrepresented in computer engineering and science. An ideal candidate would be enthusiastic about teaching a breadth of courses in at least one of the following areas: Software, such as Software Engineering, Introductory Programming, Algorithms, Automata Theory, Networking, Operating Systems, or Databases Computer Architecture, such as Computer Organization, or Digital Logic Machine Learning: Advanced Deep Learning Architecture, Transformers, Reinforcement Learning, or Python programming for Machine Learning applications

Professors of the Practice are regular rank faculty whose primary focus is the school’s educational mission. Reappointment and promotion are based on teaching excellence as well as complementary scholarship through technical or educational research, external research funding, peer-reviewed conference and journal publications, and/or involvement in engineering education at the national or international level. Such faculty typically teach two courses per semester with teaching assistant support.

Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or an appropriate related discipline. The appropriate PoP rank will be determined based on a candidate's expertise and years of relevant experience. Review of applications will start immediately, and applications received before February 18, 2022 will receive full consideration. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted online via Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/20980

We seek faculty members committed to building a diverse and inclusive community that fosters excellence in research and teaching and we encourage applications from women and members of underrepresented groups as well as individuals who would bring additional diversity to the university’s research and teaching missions.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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:
email address
PO Box 90291
Durham, NC 27708