Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering: Computer Engineer

  • University of Oklahoma, Gallogly College of Engineering
  • Norman, OK, USA
  • Jan 29, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Gallogly College of Engineering (GCoE) at the University of Oklahoma (OU) invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position in computer engineering with an emphasis on acceleration of real-time applications.  Related research areas of interest include domain-specific accelerators, FPGA/GPGPU computing and heterogeneous architectures. application-specific instruction set processors and new computing technologies such near/in-memory computing to support emerging applications.

The University of Oklahoma is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement, serving the educational, cultural, economic and health-care needs of the state, region, and nation from three campuses: the main campus in Norman, the Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, and the Schusterman Center in Tulsa. OU enrolls over 30,000 students and has more than 2,700 full-time faculty members. Norman is a culturally rich and vibrant town located in the Oklahoma City metro area. With outstanding schools, amenities, and a low cost of living, Norman is a perennial contender on the “Best Places to Live” rankings.  The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering.  More information regarding our programs and their strengths can be found at https://ece.ou.edu.   

The Gallogly College of Engineering holds strong the values of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We seek candidates who contribute to fostering an inclusive culture in all aspects of faculty responsibility, including within the classroom, the academic community, and within their professional commitments. Candidates should include in their cover letter a discussion of how they have or intend to promote the college’s values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Successful candidates will be innovative, collegial, and energetic while thriving both as an individual and as part of a dynamic team.  All candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field, be able to advise Ph.D. and M.S. students, and teach courses at all levels.   Existing relationships and experience with academia, private industry and/or government laboratories are also highly desirable.  The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate research and education and contribute to OU’s research and education initiatives within the GCoE.  Anticipated opportunities for new collaborative research include the internationally known Advanced Radar Research Center, the National Weather Center, and local aerospace and defense industry.

Application Details

Candidates should submit a letter of application that includes a discussion of their work to promote values of diversity, equity, and inclusion; a curriculum vitae; teaching and research statements; and the names of three references. Applications should be submitted online via Interfolio/ByCommittee at https://apply.interfolio.com/70781. Inquiries about the position can be addressed to Professor Ronald Barnes, chair of the search committee, at ron@ou.edu. Applications submitted before January 13, 2020, will be ensured full consideration.


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