Assistant Professor – Computer Engineering and Power/Energy Systems & Computer Engineering and Digital Systems

  • California State University, Northridge, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
  • Northridge, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Oct 31, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

 

The department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at CSUN is seeking a tenure-track faculty member in the area of  – Computer Engineering and Power/Energy Systems  &  Computer Engineering and Digital Systems at the rank of Assistant Professor.

 

 

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:  Assistant Professor – Power/Energy Systems - Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

As a Hispanic-serving Institution (HSI), inclusiveness and diversity are integral to CSUN’s commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and engagement. As of Fall 2020, CSUN enrolls ~40,000 students, where 56% are Latinx, 20.8% are White, 9.3% are Asian American, 4.8% are Black/African American, 0.1% are Native American, and 0.1% are Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander.  The successful candidate will help the Department achieve equitable outcomes for all students through teaching, student mentorship, scholarship, and service.

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution with a specialization in area of energy/power systems by the date of appointment.
  • Completed BS degree or MS degree in Electrical Engineering
  • A strong publication record for successful research, scholarly and creative activities
  • Have excellent communication skills, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student learning
  • Great dedication to applied research, professional development, and scholarship
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively work with a diverse student population
  • Evidence of degrees required at time of hire

Preferred qualifications:

  • Industrial experience
  • Experience creating a student-centered learning environment 
  • research/lab experience that includes working with students from diverse backgrounds
  • Postdoctoral research experience
  • Ability to develop course/labs and curriculum development in power/energy-related area
  • Demonstrate a clear plan for the development of research programs in the areas of power system, power electronics, and power operation/control

 

Required Qualifications:   Assistant Professor – Computer Engineering and Digital Systems

As a Hispanic-serving Institution (HSI), inclusiveness and diversity are integral to CSUN’s commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and engagement. As of Fall 2020, CSUN enrolls ~40,000 students, where 56% are Latinx, 20.8% are White, 9.3% are Asian American, and 4.8% are Black/African American.  The successful candidate will help the Department achieve equitable outcomes for all students through teaching, student mentorship, scholarship, and service.

  • Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a closely related field with specialization in digital systems, hardware/software systems, or appropriate related specialization.
  • Demonstrated or recorded potential for teaching at college level
  • Demonstrated potential for successful research, scholarly and creative activities
  • Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population  
  • Evidence of degrees required at time of hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching courses in the area of robotics, design automation, machine learning, or artificial intelligence
  • Demonstrated ability and clear plans for the development of a research program
  • Industrial experience
  • Experience of successfully working with populations demographically and socioeconomically similar to the CSUN student body

 

 

Application Details

How to Apply:

Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN on-line application. To submit an application and for more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit this link: www.csun.edu/careers.

The application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Letter of application addressing the required and preferred qualifications: how you would make a unique contribution to the department, a preliminary plan for establishing your independent research program, and your experience working with a diverse population
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three references (names and contact information including email addresses and phone numbers)

In later phases of the search process, applicants may be requested to provide other information, including letters of recommendation, professional work samples, verification of terminal degrees, licenses, and certificates.

At the time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to work in the United States.

 

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Application Deadline

Application Deadline: Screening of applications will begin November 15, 2021.  Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled.