The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) in the Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (GSEAS) at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) invites applications for the position of non-tenure track Faculty Associate for Research in the fields of Electrical Engineering and Cybersecurity. This position is full-time and will be based on the main NPS campus in Monterey, California.
We are seeking candidates with core strengths in areas such as developing software with both the C and Python programming languages, knowledge of either ARM or x86 assembly language, and fundamental knowledge of computer networking beyond TCP/IP. Familiarity with software development in Navy or DoD programs of record is highly desired. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the research conducted in the NPS ECE’s Center for Cyber Warfare (CCW) which includes on-going work by NPS faculty as well as external research conducted by industry partners that are supported by CCW. The present and anticipated research program spans basic to applied research and involves graduate students. The candidate must have a strong commitment to graduate student support.
We are seeking a colleague to join our vibrant and diverse department which has a long history of excellence in electrical engineering, sensor systems, networks, cyber systems, and intelligence integration. The ECE Department has a strong research infrastructure such as laboratory's, access to secure computing and communications facilities and other computational resources. The ECE Department promotes interdisciplinary research and encourages research collaborations with a number of institutions located across the country and around the world. Additional information about the ECE department and the CCW can be found at:
- A master’s degree in a technical field that supports the ability to conduct and manage academic research related to ECE Department’s research and instructional needs.
- Evidence of research portfolio management aptitude
- Evidence of potential to advise student theses and dissertations
- Evidence of strong potential for research leading to scholarly publications
- Must currently hold or be eligible for a TS/SCI clearance
- U.S. citizenship required
A letter of application including resume and the names of three references should be sent by March 10, 2017 to:
Dr. Clark Robertson, Chair and Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA 93943
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Relocation package, including recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized. The position will remain open until filled.
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