Assistant Professor (Electrical Engineering - Power Sytems)

  • Southern Illinois University, School of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering
  • Southern Illinois University, Lincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL, USA
  • Oct 27, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


Title:  Assistant Professor (Electrical Engineering-Power Systems)

Department:  School of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engr-SIUC

College:  College of Engineering-SIUC

Months of Appointment:  9-month


Position Summary:  The School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the general area of power systems. This position is a 100%, continuing tenure track Assistant Professor position with a start date of August 16, 2022.


Housed within the College of Engineering, Computing, Technology, and Mathematics, the School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering has state-of-the-art teaching and research infrastructure in Power Systems. The specialization in Power and Energy in the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering is very popular, and many students in the PhD and MS programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering specialize in power systems. The School provides support and excellent opportunities for the development of new faculty. To learn more visit


Duties and Responsibilities:  Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in electrical engineering with emphasis in the general area of power systems.  Engage in an active program of research to include publishing in peer-reviewed journals, supervising doctoral and master's students, seeking and acquiring external funding for these efforts, and provide school/university service.





Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:  Applicants must have a PhD in Electrical Engineering or a related field.  ABD applicants will be considered if all requirements for the PhD will be completed by August 15, 2022.  If all requirements for the PhD are not completed by this date, a term, non-tenure track appointment may be offered in accordance with University policy ( -faps/conting.php). 

Application Details

Applicants must show potential for excellence in teaching and potential to engage in high-quality research documented by technical publications in the general area of power systems.  


Deadline to Apply: 01/18/2022 or until filled

Special Instructions for Applicants:  Applications must be submitted online at  A cover letter is required and should be uploaded to your application along with a curriculum vitae, copy of transcripts, statement regarding the specific area of interest, and a statement of goals. 


References (please list three on the application) will be sent an email to upload a letter of reference. Please advise your references that the email will come from


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applications must be received by the deadline date.


General Information - College/Department:  Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University. SIU Carbondale is located in the forested areas of Shawnee Hills, 100 miles southeast of St. Louis, MO. The university is known for its efforts in improving opportunity, inclusivity, sustainability and the ecological beauty of the campus and surrounding community. Information about SIU Carbondale and its surrounding community can be found at:


Contact for further information :Spyros Tragoudas

Contact Phone #: 618-536-2364

Contact Email:




SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism, discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice for all people.


SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed
and encouraged and will receive consideration.



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