ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAM
University of California, Merced
School of Engineering
The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) program at the University of California, Merced invites applications for one tenure-track (Assistant Professor) position in the area of the Internet of Things (IoT) beginning in the 2017-18 academic year. Applications are especially encouraged from individuals with research interest in (but not limited to) embedded sensors, pervasive connectivity, mobile computing, wearables, security, interoperability, mixed signal systems, fog networking/computing, and wireless embedded systems.
The School of Engineering is proud of its faculty’s accomplishments and our rapid growth. Over the past five years, undergraduate and graduate enrollments have grown by 65 percent. The School currently has 49 faculty members, 1,400 undergraduates and over 140 graduate students. The campus opened a new Science and Engineering Building in 2014 and will begin to undertake a massive building program that will more than double the campus building areas beginning in 2017.
Qualifications: A doctoral degree (preferred by July 1, 2017, must be conferred by Dec. 31, 2017) in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science or a related field is required at time of employment. Applicants should have a distinguished academic record, an exceptional potential to conduct world-class research in a collaborative environment, and a strong commitment to teaching electrical engineering and/or computer science subject matter at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
We anticipate that the successful applicants will complement the highly motivated and entrepreneurial spirit of the School faculty, contributing meaningfully to the success of future teaching, research, and service accomplishments. Faculty research activities are essential to the success of our program and as such new members are expected to initiate and sustain strong sponsored research and graduate training programs.
Applications must be submitted via the website and must include: 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae 3) statement of research, 4) statement of teaching, 5) statement of diversity, and 6) three letters of reference submitted online. After an application is submitted, the letters of reference should be electronically uploaded by the letter writers (instructions will be provided by the application system).
Deadline: Position is open until filled with a final closing date of June 30, 2017; consideration of applications will begin on December 31, 2016. Applications will continue to be received until the position is filled. Please apply here: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/apply/JPF00359. Starting dates are negotiable. For inquiries and questions, please contact Professor Stefano Carpin at email@example.com.
The University of California, Merced is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity amount its faculty, students and staff. The University is supportive of dual career couples. Salary is commensurate with education, experience, and UC academic salary scales.