Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering (Tenure-Track)

Youngstown State University
Youngstown, Ohio 44555
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Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering (Tenure-Track)

Summary of Position:
The Rayen School of Engineering seeks a tenure-track faculty member who will teach Electrical and Computer Engineering courses, establish an externally-funded research program, and contribute to the intellectual environment through service.

YSU is student-centered and as such, this person must be an effective classroom teacher, a good communicator, and a person who can work effectively with students to achieve their full potential as engineers. Duties include developing and teaching courses from the sophomore to graduate levels in the electrical and computer engineering programs, actively pursuing external funding, advising of departmental majors, and participation in college, university, disciplinary & community service.

Candidates should exhibit the ability to: contribute through teaching, scholarship, and/or service to the diversity, cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the academic community; to apply evidence-based teaching practices to engineering coursework, and contribute to the department’s strategic focus on trusted microelectronics and related graduate programs.

Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.

Ability to contribute to the diversity, cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the University community through teaching.

An Institution of Opportunity: YSU inspires individuals, enhances futures, and enriches lives.

As a student-centered university, Youngstown State University’s mission is to provide innovative lifelong learning opportunities that will inspire individuals, enhance futures and enrich lives. YSU inspires individuals by cultivating a curiosity for life-long learning; enhances the futures of our students by empowering them to discover, disseminate and apply their knowledge; and enriches the region by fostering collaboration and the advancement of civic, scientific, and technological development. YSU’s culture of enrichment flourishes in our diverse, accessible, and quality education.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or a closely related field at the time of appointment.
  • Exceptional ABD candidates may apply and be considered with a letter of support from their dissertation chair attesting that all degree requirements, other than the dissertation defense, have been completed. Candidates must have achieved and supply documentation of the Ph.D. at the time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications
All areas of electrical and computer engineering will be considered, but preference will be given to applicants who have experience in the areas of VLSI, microelectronics, computer hardware, microwave/RF engineering, and autonomous digital control with emphasis on microelectronic chip design and hardware security. Demonstrated experience and excellence in teaching, advising, recruiting, mentoring, and service. Established record of scholarly activity, such as publications, grants, or presentations.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please apply online at

Youngstown State University is an EOE.


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Youngstown, Ohio 44555

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