The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Iowa (https://ece.engineering.uiowa.edu) invites applications and nominations for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)/Internet of Things (IoT) to begin in fall 2018.
This position requires a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a closely related discipline, with CPS/IoT expertise in one or more of the following areas: embedded systems, sensor networks, security, privacy, low-power computer architecture, artificial intelligence, or software engineering. Required qualifications include a strong commitment to effective teaching and mentoring students in the area of Computer Science and Engineering, potential to develop an internationally recognized research program, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to work to a welcoming and inclusive environment. Desirable qualifications include a previous record of successful development of CPS/IoT systems.
The successful candidate will be expected to participate actively in the university-wide multidisciplinary Informatics Initiative encompassing research and education.
The faculty candidate will complement existing University of Iowa expertise and help form the core of this initiative. The University of Iowa understands the link between diversity and excellence in education. We embrace our responsibility to create a welcoming and inclusive campus culture so that all community members are able to unlock their own potential and be prepared for their future. Faculty members in the College of Engineering contribute to this mission in all areas of faculty effort by designing curricula, research programs, and engagement opportunities that advance understanding of diversity and emphasize the value of global citizenship. Candidates are asked to provide a Commitment to Diversity statement addressing their experience, current activities, and/or future plans to advance diversity and inclusion in alignment with the University of Iowa's mission and values.
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