ECECS Faculty – Assistant Professor - Electrical Engineering
Uiversity of New Haven
November 3, 2017
West Haven, Connecticut
Higher Education Institution
The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science (ECECS) in the Tagliatela College of Engineering at the University of New Haven invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in electrical engineering with the expected starting date of August 20 2018.
Responsibilities: Teaching a mix of courses in data science and areas of electrical engineering. Develop a research program that complements existing research activities in the department and college with application of data science to cyber-physical systems, signal processing, IoT, or other areas, and engages graduate and undergraduate students. Opportunities for research collaboration exist within the college and across the university. Scholarly publications and grant writing to establish funded research is expected. Service at the program, departmental, college and university levels on various working groups and committees, is also expected. Other duties may include working with corporations to secure industry-sponsored design projects and outreach/recruiting.
A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or closely related field and expertise in the application of data science techniques to communication, autonomous systems, or robotics. Backgrounds in cyber-physical systems, signal processing, IoT, and related application areas are desired.
A strong commitment to and evidence of potential for excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and research.
Candidates with interest active learning, experiential learning, and student engagement are desirable.
Authorization to work in the U.S.
Relevant industry experience will be considered favorably. Strong communication and interpersonal skills and commitment to collegiality and The college is fully committed to assembling faculty from diverse backgrounds and ethnicities to enrich our students’ experience and growth.
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers ...programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.