Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Maine
ORONO, Maine 04469-5708
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Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Maine invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2020. Successful applicants will have a BS and PhD in Computer Engineering or closely related areas. UMaine affords unique opportunities for ECE faculty to collaborate with a diverse community of world class scholars. Collaborative multi-disciplinary research opportunities abound with such established research centers as the Frontier Institute for Research in Sensor Technologies (FIRST), Virtual Environment and Multimodal Interaction (VEMI) Laboratory, Advanced Structures & Composites Center, Maine Center for Research in STEM Education, Climate Change Institute, Aquaculture Research Center, and UMaine Center on Aging among others. Candidates are especially sought who can complement existing strengths in the department and University by contributing in areas such as System on Chip (SoC), FPGA, and VLSI design.

Candidates should shown a clear potential for research, teaching, technical communication, and scholarly excellence. Candidates are expected to develop creative research that leads to funding, scholarly publications, and training of MS and PhD students. Candidates should commit to teaching excellence at both undergraduate and graduate level. The position also requires active engagement in service to the Profession, University, and State.

Interested candidates should submit to an application package that includes a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, and names and contact information for at least three professional references. Appropriate background checks are required. General correspondence regarding this position should be sent to search committee chair Bruce Segee at Review of applications for the position will begin January1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Applications received after January 1 will be considered at the discretion of the University and incomplete applications cannot be considered. The anticipated start date for the position is fall 2020.

As a former NSF ADVANCE institution, UMaine is committed to diversity in our workforce and to dual-career couples. It is our intention to create an environment that is inclusive of all individuals. The University of Maine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About the University:

The University of Maine is a community of more than 11,200 undergraduate and graduate students, and 2,500 employees located on the Orono campus and throughout the State. UMaine is the state land, sea, and space grant university. It maintains a leadership role as the flagship campus of the University of Maine System and is dedicated to providing excellent teaching, research, and service at the university, state, and national levels. Further information about UMaine can be found at

The University of Maine offers a wide range of benefits for employees including, but not limited to, tuition benefits (employee and dependent), comprehensive insurance coverage including medical, dental, vision, life, and short and long term disability, as well as retirement plan options.

UMaine is located in beautiful Central Maine. Many employees report that a primary reason for choosing to come to UMaine is quality of life. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools, safe neighborhoods, high quality medical care, light traffic, and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live. To learn more about what the Bangor region has to offer visit


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Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Maine
ORONO, Maine 04469-5708

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