Assistant Professor Positions in Computer Engineering and Computer Science

EECS/University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas 66049
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The University of Kansas (KU) Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science seeks individuals for three tenure-track positions in the disciplines of computer engineering and computer science. Candidates are expected to contribute to the development of academic programs and contribute to the research community. Applicants are expected to have an earned doctorate, or equivalent in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or related fields at the time of appointment. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the U.S. by the time of appointment. Applicants pursuing research in areas that are synergistic with departmental strengths are preferred. The following positions are open at the assistant professor (tenure-track) level, with experience in:

Computer Engineering (two positions)—Applicants across all areas of computer engineering are encouraged to apply, especially in digital hardware design, embedded systems, and emerging computer architectures. Applicants are sought who apply their expertise to both core and emerging applications of computer engineering, including but not limited to: hardware security, reliability, and assurance; GPUs and accelerators; cyber-physical systems and internet of things; robotics; bio-inspired and neuromorphic computing; and high-performance hardware. (

Computer Science (one position)—Applicants focusing on the transforming of data into knowledge via machine learning are encouraged to apply. Expertise of interest ranges from classification to deep learning and neural networks, software/hardware implementation of machine learning algorithms, optimization and artificial intelligence, and data mining.


Exceptional applicants in other closely related areas to the above topics may be considered.

The University of Kansas School of Engineering (SoE) and the EECS Department strongly value diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We seek candidates who can contribute to fostering an inclusive culture.  KU SoE is one of only 29 universities to achieve the exemplar, inaugural ASEE Diversity Recognition Bronze Award
Applications should be submitted at Applications should include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and plans, a statement of teaching interests including plans for broadening participation in computing/computer engineering, and contact information for three references. Applications will be reviewed beginning November 15, 2019 and will be accepted until the position is filled. The appointment will be effective as negotiated. Questions can be sent to: KU is an EO/AAE, full policy can be found at: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.


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