Lehigh University, Electrical and Computer Engineering

725 24734
Position ID:Lehigh-Electrical and Computer Engineering-NTT [#24734]
Position Title: Open term, non-tenure track Teaching Assistant or Associate Professor, or Professor of Practice
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Computer Engineering / embedded and real time systems, field programmable gate arrays (FPGA), computer architecture, Internet of Things (IoT), microcontroller, machine learning and other related areas
Electrical Engineering / Photonics, semiconductors, electromagnetics and other related areas
Appl Deadline:2023/05/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/04/20, finished 2023/09/18)
Position Description:   URMs  

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The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department of the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science at Lehigh University invites applications for a non-tenure track, term faculty position appointed as professor of practice or teaching track depending on experience in the general areas of computer engineering and/or electrical engineering. The successful candidate will not only support teaching needs in the Computer Engineering Program, but will also have a partial assignment to the interdisciplinary capstone design program in order to facilitate connections between the ECE Department and the capstone program. They will have the opportunity to teach in one or more of the following areas: embedded and real time systems, field programmable gate arrays (FPGA), computer architecture, Internet of Things (IoT), microcontroller, machine learning, photonics, semiconductor, electromagnetics, and other related topics. This person will also be expected to contribute to and enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs and activities. Applicants must hold a Master’s or Doctoral degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a closely related field. 

Applicants should apply online and should provide the following (i) a Cover Letter; (ii) a full Curriculum Vitae (CV); (iii) a Teaching Statement that describes their instructional philosophy and courses they would want to teach and/or develop; (iv) a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Statement that describes prior DEI experience and the candidate’s vision for enhancing community and culture at Lehigh; and (v) the names, affiliations, and email addresses for three references. 

Review of applications will begin in late May 2023, and will continue until the position is filled. Any inquiries regarding this search should be directed via email to the Chair of the Search, Prof. Parv Venkitasubramaniam at parv.v@lehigh.edu. 

Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia. 

Lehigh University is investing more than $250M over the next few years on new innovative research and academic programs to enhance its intellectual footprint. The investments, based on faculty-driven initiatives, will advance the university’s mission and commitment to enhance student experiences. Investments will include upgrades to physical plants, research and teaching laboratories, and technical infrastructure. 

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering (http://www.lehigh.edu/luadvance/) and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/. Lehigh University provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including domestic partner benefits. More information about Work/Life Balance for Faculty can be found at https://provost.lehigh.edu/work-life-balance. Lehigh University supports dual career efforts for following spouses/partners of newly hired faculty https://dualcareer.lehigh.edu/dual-career

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Electrical and Computer Engineering
Packard Lab 354
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015