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Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering

Company:
Texas A&M International University
Job Location:
Laredo, Texas
Category:
Computer Engineering
Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering


Job Title
Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering

Agency
Texas A&M International University

Department
School Of Engineering

Proposed Minimum Salary
Commensurate

Job Location
Laredo, Texas

Job Type
Faculty

Job Description

The School of Engineering at Texas A&M International University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Engineering position for the 2022-2023 academic year. The candidate will primarily teach courses in the Computer Engineering program which was established in Spring 2021 and has thriving enrollment. The program is looking for candidates who have a robust commitment to undergraduate engineering education.

Required Qualifications:

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a closely related discipline. Applicants close to finishing a Ph.D. will be considered if their degree completion is prior to the start of the 2022-2023 academic year.

Successful candidates at the Visiting Assistant Professor rank must be able to teach Computer Engineering topics such as Analog and Digital Electronic Circuit Design, Microprocessor Systems, Electronic Devices and Applications, Signals and Systems, Computer Security, Computer Engineering Design, and lower-level general engineering courses. They must also possess the ability to mentor and advise students working on Senior Design projects and undergraduate research activities.

Successful candidates at the Visiting Associate Professor rank must possess demonstrable experience in teaching the topics required by the position, a significant track record of advising students on senior design projects and research activities, and an ability to teach an interdisciplinary cutting-edge Special Topics course for Computer Engineering and Systems Engineering seniors. They must also possess intermediate-to-strong knowledge of the ABET accreditation process.

TAMIU is a growing university of over 8,000 students located in Laredo, Texas, a vibrant bi-lingual, bi-cultural city with a population of about 260,000 on the U.S./Mexico border. For more information, visit www.tamiu.edu. TAMIU offers competitive salaries (commensurate with experience and rank) and a benefits package covering health insurance, retirement benefits, and paid parental leave. Financial support for professional development opportunities, such as attending academic conferences, is also provided. Moving expenses are covered by the university. In addition to Computer Engineering, the School of Engineering offers two other undergraduate programs in Systems Engineering and Petroleum Engineering. There is also a Pre-Engineering program that is a bridge for transfer to other institutions. Alumni of the School of Engineering have excellent job placement in a wide range of settings, including Fortune 500 companies and various business enterprises, as well as prestigious federal, state, and local government agencies. Some companies and organizations that have hired our graduates in recent years include Lockheed Martin, JP Morgan and Chase, Boeing, USAA, Goldman Sachs, Northrop Grumman, IBM, Microsoft, UPS, NASA, the U.S. Department of Defense, the Texas Department of Transportation, the City of Laredo, Prolamsa Inc., and Medline. Furthermore, the School of Engineering has graduates who joined prestigious graduate programs at other institutions in Texas such as Texas A&M University - College Station, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Texas at San Antonio, the University of Texas at Dallas, and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, as well as universities across the country like the University of Rochester and Florida International University.

The completed employment application must include: (1) a letter of interest that addresses the candidate's qualifications for the position, including teaching interests, experience, and philosophy; (2) Curriculum vitae; (3) Unofficial academic transcripts; (4) The names and contact information of three professional references. Applications must be submitted online at https://employment.tamiu.edu.

For more information, you can contact Dr. Kenneth Tobin, Search Committee Chair, via email at ktobin@tamiu.edu or via phone at 956-326-2417.

Initial review of applications will begin on April 8, 2022. The application will remain open until the position is filled.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: During the application process, you have only one opportunity to enter the requested information, upload documents, and submit the application. You will not be able to make changes or add additional documents once you "Submit" the application materials. The software does not allow you to "Save" your application and return to complete the process at a later time. The page "My Experience" has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload files.

Be sure to include:
  • Letter of Interest addressing qualifications (including teaching interests, experience, and philosophy)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A list of at least 3 current professional references and their full contact information
  • Unofficial Academic Transcripts
Applications received by Texas A&M International University must have all job application data entered. Failure to provide all job application data could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. "See resume" is not an acceptable entry in the job application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

To apply, visit https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMIU_External/job/Laredo-TAMIU/Visiting-Assistant-Associate-Professor-of-Computer-Engineering_R-047616

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