Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
The George Mason University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, within the Volgenau School of Engineering, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2017. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
Exceptionally strong senior candidates may also be considered, and must have an established record of outstanding research and excellent teaching. Such candidates will be eligible for tenured Associate Professor or Professor positions. Applicants in the field of nanoelectronics/microelectronics beyond CMOS, with research interests including but not limited to: (1) nanomaterials and nanodevices for nanoelectronics, spintronics, memory, photonics and sensors, (2) materials and devices for energy harvesting, (3) flexible, printed and wearable electronics, (4) neuromorphic devices; and (5) RF/mixed-signal IC design are of particular interest.
About the Department:
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers B.S. and M.S. degrees in both Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering. In addition, the department offers M.S. degrees in Telecommunications and Computer Forensics. The department is home to over 600 undergraduates and 400 graduate students, with full-time faculty members with research interests in the areas of communications, computer engineering, controls, microelectronics and signal processing. Of particular interest to nanoelectronics and microelectronics is that the department has a long tradition of working closely with fellow researchers from the semiconductor industry and regional government laboratories, which over the years have included the following organizations: National Institute of Standards and Technology, Naval Research Laboratory, Army Research Laboratory, IBM, AMD, Global Foundries, Honeywell, Texas Instruments and BAE Systems. Further information about the department is available at http: http://ece.gmu.edu/.
The candidate will be responsible for:
- Establishing a competitive research program in his/her area(s) of expertise;
- Develop and/or continue multidisciplinary collaboration; and
- Satisfy teaching and service requirements consistent with the department policies.
- Must have an earned Ph.D. before the start date of the position, in an area appropriate to the position;
- Have a demonstrated record of excellence in research with the potential to establish an independent research program; and
- Must be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Mason is the largest public research university in Virginia, with an enrollment of approximately 34,000 students studying in over 200 degree programs. Mason is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in a range of academic fields. It was classified as an R1 research institution in 2016 by the Carnegie Classifications of Institutes of Higher Education. Mason stands at the doorstep of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, with unmatched geographical access to a number of federal agencies and national laboratories. The northern Virginia business community includes a large number of Fortune 500 companies. In addition to its 677-acre main campus in Fairfax, Mason has campuses in Arlington and Prince William counties in Virginia, as well as an international campus in Songdo, Korea.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
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Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F111Az at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; and upload a cover letter, CV, a research statement, a teaching statement, and a list of three professional references with contact information. For full consideration, applicants must apply by February 1, 2017; however the review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Professor Monson Hayes, Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at email@example.com.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.