The Electrical Engineering Department within the School of Engineering at Santa Clara University invites applicants for a full-time 3-year Renewable Term Lecturer faculty position beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year.
To complement expertise of current faculty, address areas of strong interest to students, and enhance collaboration opportunities with local industries, the department is interested in candidates with specialization in digital systems, embedded systems and computer architecture with expertise in digital system design and synthesis, Systems-on-Chip (SoC), programmable and adaptive architectures; IOT and cyber-physical systems
depending on experience, education, and qualifications
The candidate should have an earned Ph.D. (or equivalent) in electrical engineering or a related field and show evidence of excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The applicant should also have an interest in and documented record of his/her specific research interests.
Teaching load for Lecturer contracts is 7 sections per year (typically 25-40 students per section, on a traditional quarter system. Teaching duties include but are not limited to: A. Teach introductory undergraduate courses, graduate courses, both lecture and lab sections, which will involve coordination with other faculty and working closely with teaching assistants. B. Teach a total of seven course equivalents in the academic year. C. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with assigned courses, including a. Conduct all assigned class meetings and assign and grade class assignments and exams. b. Hold weekly office hours on campus and be available to students. c. Assign and submit student grades to the registrar by the designated deadline. d. Conduct course assessments as required by the department. D. Fulfill other instructional, academic, or service activities (e.g., department meetings, committee service, and participation in special events such as Preview Day, open house, senior project presentations, and department/school events).
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.