| Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Sep 14 2016 Job Description: |
About the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering:
The department has academic programs at the BS, MS, and PhD levels in electrical and computer engineering. Currently the program has over 320 undergraduates, 150 master's students, and 75 PhD students, taught and mentored by 19 tenure/tenure track faculty. The ECE department is located in a new, well-equipped research building. Primary areas of research conducted by faculty and students include: (1) DSP & Communications, (2) Power & Energy (3) Information Assurance, (4) Computer Design, (5) Micro & Opto-electronics, and (6) Controls & Laser Communication. More details about the ECE department can be found at http://www.binghamton.edu/ece. The department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Watson School are dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment. Potential applicants who share this goal, especially underrepresented minorities, women and persons with disabilities, are strongly encouraged to apply for the position described below.
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Binghamton University (one of the four SUNY University Centers) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor for fall 2017. The position is focused on power electronic circuits and systems applications for energy generation, storage, distribution, management, and control, or closely related areas; a secondary interest is in the area of low-power electronics aimed at developing efficiently operating electronic systems, including data centers, by controlling resources and managing workloads to achieve optimal energy consumption. Ideally the research area will have synergy with our existing faculty research in power/energy systems, smart grid, ultracapacitor energy storage and photovoltaic energy conversion.
The position will be affiliated with the Smart Energy Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence (TAE), which is one of five TAEs that Binghamton University has identified for growth under the auspices of its SUNY2020 plan. Go to http://www.binghamton.edu/tae/ for more information on the energy TAE.
The successful applicant for this position will be expected to develop an externally funded research program and have a commitment to excellence in teaching at the BS, MS, and PhD levels
Qualifications include an earned PhD in electrical or computer engineering or closely related field, excellent communication skills, and a strong commitment to teaching and research; some industrial experience is preferred. A demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness is preferred.