Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of South Alabama

Position ID:USA-ECE-AP [#7461, 3423]
Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Mobile, Alabama 36688, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2016/07/06, finished 2017/11/13, listed until 2017/05/14)
Position Description:    

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

Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor Position

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of South Alabama invites applications for Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor position beginning the 2017-2018 academic year (start date: August 15, 2017). Candidates must earn a Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or in a closely related area by the time of appointment. Faculty responsibilities include effective classroom teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, developing curricula and laboratories, supervising graduate students’ research, publishing refereed journal articles, and developing and maintaining an externally funded research program.

The ECE student body consists of about 400 undergraduate and graduate students. The ECE faculty strives to provide the highest quality educational experience to our students. Recently, we revamped our undergraduate and graduate curricula, and upgraded our instructional laboratories with state-of-the-art laboratory equipment. The ECE Department recently moved to a brand new facility, Shelby Hall, with state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories.

The ECE faculty is aggressively pursuing an active funded research program. Recent sponsors of ECE research projects include the National Science Foundation and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Preference will be given to candidates in the general area of Electrical and Computer Engineering with specialization in renewable energy, robotics, embedded systems, and communications. Candidates with outstanding credentials in other areas of specialization will also be considered. Located in the beautiful historic city of Mobile, the university is a public Doctoral Research-Intensive institution enrolling over 16,000 students in its nine colleges and schools. For more information on the university, visit the website at www.southalabama.edu. Mobile, a cultural, economic and recreational center on the northern Gulf of Mexico, has a population of 400,000; while that of the larger metropolitan area totals over 500,000.

Applications should be submitted on-line at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7461 and include a letter stating their areas of specialization, current curriculum vitae, a list of at least three references, and official transcripts of their BS, MS and Ph.D. degrees. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities under-represented in the engineering profession are especially encouraged to apply. Inquiries regarding this position may be directed to sruss@southalabama.edu. Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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:
150 Jaguar Drive
Shelby Hall 4122
Mobile, AL 36688

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