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Open Rank Faculty Position in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00037P
Position Title Open Rank Faculty Position in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering
Functional Title
Department Electrical Engineering
Salary Range Negotiable
Pay Basis Monthly
Position Status Academic Year
Location Richardson
Position End Date (if temporary) 05/31/2018
Posting Open Date 10/18/2016
Posting Close Date 06/30/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date 08/01/2017
Job Summary

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in all areas of Electrical Engineering. Areas of research expertise include microelectronics, photonics, communications, signal processing, analog electronics, power and energy systems, telecommunications and wireless networks, and control. Particular emphasis will be placed upon candidates at the Assistant Professor level having research expertise in computer engineering (for example, embedded systems, hybrid computing and quantum computing), as well as controls and robotics.

Tenure-system faculty are expected to teach graduate and/or undergraduate classes; work to develop or enhance a regional, national, or international reputation in the discipline through continued creative productivity or other professional achievement; and engage actively in the academic community through membership in governance bodies and committees, program planning and curricular development, and public service. Tenure-system faculty are eligible for Principal Investigator status on contracts and grants and will undergo annual and other periodic evaluation related to their faculty productivity and tenure or rank status. Faculty members should demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence, service, and active scholarship.

Minimum Education and Experience

Terminal Degree in the Academic Discipline or in a Related Discipline is required.

Preferred Education and Experience

Earned PhD in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, and the evidence the potential to develop an externally funded research program. Candidates for the positions at the Associate or Full Professor level must have an outstanding record of scholarly and professional achievements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct research in the field of expertise.

Prepare and teach a specified number of courses each semester.

Provide service to the department, university, and profession.

Physical Activities
Working Conditions
Additional Information

Interested applicants should submit a current CV, a statement of research interest, a statement of educational or teaching philosophy, and names and contact for 3 professional references, if applying for an assistant professor position, or 5 professional references, if applying for a senior level position; reference letters should be completed within two weeks of the application’s submission. Samples of research publications may be submitted as “other documents”, a writing sample, or as a URL of an available website. Application review will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Special Instructions Summary
Important Message

1) The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (M/F/D/V).

2) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this employment opportunity?
    • Governmental Agency Job Posting
    • University's Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement in The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Advertisement in a Journal in my Academic Discipline
    • Personal Referral
    • Another Website
    • Other
  2. * Which of the following most accurately describes your highest earned degree?
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD)
    • Other Doctoral Degree (DSci, DAud, MD, etc.)
    • Specialist's Degree (EdS)
    • Professional Degree
    • Juris Doctor
    • Master's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Associate's Degree
    • Certificate
  3. * In which Academic Discipline is your highest earned degree?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * How many years of relevant work experience do you have in Higher Education, Industry, or Research?
    • None
    • One year
    • 2-3 years
    • 4-5 years
    • 6-10 years
    • Over 10 years
  5. * In what areas do you hold any additional licenses or certifications valid in the State of Texas?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Other Document
  4. Relevant URL
  5. Veteran Employment Preference - Form DD-214
  6. Teaching Evaluations