Clinical Assistant Professor

Washington State University
Pullman, Washington 99163
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) at Washington State University (WSU) invites applications for a full-time clinical assistant professor position in Electrical Engineering with teaching emphasis in signal processing, circuit theory, and digital communications. The position will be based at WSU’s main campus in Pullman, WA. 

The duties of this Clinical Assistant Professor position in Electrical Engineering include teaching undergraduate courses in signals and systems, circuit theory, digital signal processing, digital communications, and MATLAB programming; curriculum development; participating in continuous teaching assessment activities; effectively communicating, mentoring, and interacting with students; supporting student recruitment activities; and collaborating with others within the School, the University, or other organizations. Availability of this position and final appointment are contingent on University budget approvals by the State of Washington.

The new faculty hired for this position will join approximately 50 existing faculty members in the School of EECS, which has experienced rapid growth in enrollment over the past four years. As of Fall 2018, around 1000 undergraduate students are enrolled in its B.S. and B.A programs, and 275 graduate students are enrolled in its M.S., and Ph.D. programs in electrical engineering, computer engineering, and computer science. EECS expects continued increase in enrollments and anticipates multiple faculty hires over the next two years.

Washington StateUniversityisoneofthenationstop35publicresearchuniversities in electrical engineering according to U.S. News and World Report. WSU is among 108 public and private universities in America recognized with the “very high research activity” categorization and among 240 universities and colleges nationwide to earn the “community engagement” classification from the Carnegie Foundation.

For more information about WSU and the School of EECS, visit our homepage at

Applications should include a cover letter indicating the position sought, and summarizing qualifications. All applications should also include a teaching statement, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three references.

To apply, visit Application review is expected to begin September 30, 2019. It is anticipated that successful candidates will begin their appointments on January 1, 2020.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity, has faculty friendly policies including a partner accommodation program,on-site childcare availability, and a NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant to increase the advancement of women faculty in science, engineering and math (see These open positions are part of WSUs priority to build a diverse faculty and, as such, female and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. WSU is an EEO/AA/ADA educator and employer.


Candidates must have an earned MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering or a related field; a minimum of one year teaching experience is preferred.Candidates with strong teaching records in signal processing, circuit theory and digital communications and with demonstrated ability in curriculum development, face-to-face and online teaching, student advising, and scholarly work are sought.


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Pullman, Washington 99163

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