University of Alabama seeks computer engineering faculty

The The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in the computer engineering focus.

For consideration at the Associate Professor level, applicants must demonstrate a strong external funding record, publication record, and Ph.D. graduation rate commensurate with this level of appointment. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or a closely related field by the date of appointment and must show the potential to establish a quality research program, collaborate effectively with other faculty, and excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Candidates with the ability to participate, and potentially provide leadership, in the University’s Integrative Center for Athletic and Sport Technology (I-CAST) are particularly sought.

The University of Alabama was established in 1831 and currently serves over 37,000 students and employs over 1,700 full and part-time faculty members in thirteen colleges and schools. The University offers an impressive array of academic programs leading to bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees and a growing number of educational opportunities through distance learning technology. More information on The University of Alabama can be found at http://www.ua.edu. The College of Engineering is experiencing unparalleled growth and prosperity, having completed the $330M, four building, Shelby Engineering and Science Quad in the summer of 2013. These buildings provide nearly one million square feet of state-of-the-art research and instructional space.

The University is located in Tuscaloosa, in central Alabama between Atlanta, New Orleans, and the Gulf Coast.

Applicants should apply online at http://facultyjobs.ua.edu. Required application documents include: resume/curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately. The University of Alabama is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Edward Sazonov, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Alabama, Box 870286, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0286.