Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) Electrical Engineering

  • University of North Dakota, School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
  • Grand Forks, ND, USA
  • Dec 02, 2019
Full time   Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) in Electrical Engineering, University of North Dakota

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of North Dakota invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to begin Fall 2020.  Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering or a closely-related field, a strong potential to develop an internationally recognized research program with sustained external funding, and a commitment to high quality undergraduate and graduate instruction.

The research area of interest for this position is the general topic of high frequency electromagnetics including the focus areas of antennas, microwave circuits, millimeter wave circuits, metamaterials, and similar topics.  The school is particularly interested in candidates whose past and future research will contribute to UND’s Grand Challenges of Energy and Environmental Sustainability, Human Health, Rural Health and Communities, Autonomous Systems, and Big Data.  More information on the Grand Challenges may be found at und.edu/research/grand-challenges/ . 

UND is a Ph.D. granting research university with a student body of approximately 14,000 and with over 200 fields of study.  UND was recently ranked among the top 25 most innovative universities in the country by the US News and World Report and is one of the top universities in the American Northern Plains.  The city of Grand Forks is home to 57,000 people and has been rated as one of the Top 5 Best College Towns and America’s Best Hockey Town.  Grand Forks features excellent schools, affordable housing, and safe neighborhoods.

Grand Forks has been rated as one of the top communities in the nation in which to live and work.  Benefits of the community include excellent schools, affordable housing, and safe neighborhoods.  UND’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is committed to faculty development and maintaining a true balance between teaching and service, and between career and family.  It’s a great place to pursue your career.

Applications received before January 1, 2020 will receive full consideration.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Applications should include the following materials: application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research philosophy, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three professional references.  All documents should be submitted electronically in PDF format through the following website: https://campus.und.edu/human-resources/careers/job-openings-external.html?category=2000+Academic&subcategory=2110+Assistant+ProfessorUND is an AA/EEO/Vets/Disabled employer.  Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering or a closely-related field, a strong potential to develop an internationally recognized research program with sustained external funding, and a commitment to high quality undergraduate and graduate instruction.

The research area of interest for this position is the general topic of high frequency electromagnetics including the focus areas of antennas, microwave circuits, millimeter wave circuits, metamaterials, and similar topics.  The school is particularly interested in candidates whose past and future research will contribute to UND’s Grand Challenges of Energy and Environmental Sustainability, Human Health, Rural Health and Communities, Autonomous Systems, and Big Data.  More information on the Grand Challenges may be found at und.edu/research/grand-challenges/ . 

Application Details

Applications received before January 1, 2020 will receive full consideration.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Applications should include the following materials: application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research philosophy, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three professional references.  All documents should be submitted electronically in PDF format through the following website: https://campus.und.edu/human-resources/careers/job-openings-external.html?category=2000+Academic&subcategory=2110+Assistant+Professor

 

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