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School Of Engineering - Open Rank - Electrical And Computer Engineering (Teaching Faculty) - F2337p

Company:
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Job Location:
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Category:
Electrical Engineering
Type:
Full-Time

School/College: School of Engineering

Assignment Category
Full-Time

Rank: Open Rank

Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track

Payroll Status: Faculty 9

Job Description

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) invites applications for a non-tenure-track teaching assistant professor, associate professor, or instructor faculty position. The responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to (1) show a strong commitment to excellence in teaching required and elective courses in the ECE undergraduate and/or graduate programs and (2) participate in departmental service activities. Depending on the experience, strengths, and interests of the candidate, some effort may be devoted to advising ECE students, establishing and managing mentoring programs, other programs related to student success and retention, and outreach. The focus areas of interest include electronics, embedded systems, analog and digital design, power systems, and machine learning / artificial intelligence.

This position is a non-tenure-earning, nine-month appointment; summer teaching assignments and pay may also be available depending on the courses taught. Supporting the department research activities may also provide summer funding. The successful candidate will engage in continuous professional development in teaching methodologies and discipline.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must hold a master's degree (for an instructor application) or a PhD degree (for an assistant and associate professor application) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related area. Teaching experience in ECE courses is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with prior college-level teaching experience and a track record of successfully implementing innovative, high-impact teaching practices in the classroom. The ideal candidate would also have 3+ years of experience with teaching, academic advising, mentoring, student retention programs, and/or working with diverse populations of STEM students.

Open Date: 02/12/2024

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Application review will begin March 1, 2024, and continue until positions are filled. Applications should include a cover letter outlining interest and qualifications, a CV, a diversity statement, a teaching statement and evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available) and contact information for three professional references. References will not be contacted without permission of applicants, and formal letters of reference will be requested for finalists only. Questions may be directed to Dr. Leon Jololian, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Search Committee Chair, at leon@uab.edu.

EEO Statement

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

COVID-19 Vaccination Statement

The laws and regulations regarding mandatory COVID-19 vaccination continue to evolve. Please be aware that UAB may determine that obtaining the COVID-19 or related vaccination is a requirement for this position, based on legal changes or otherwise. If that occurs, the successful candidate may be required to submit proof of vaccination or obtain an approved vaccination exemption as a condition of employment.

Pre-employment Background Check

A pre-employment background check investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

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