Teaching Assistant or Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Denver
Denver, 80210
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Jobs Rated
    116th

The Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Denver is creating the future of technology by providing an education emphasizing cross-disciplinary knowledge. Faculty members are creating multidisciplinary education and research programs that anticipate technological trends in research and industry. Students conduct leading edge research that combines traditional engineering and computer science with emerging disciplines to create unique solutions to old and new problems and opportunities.

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) offers exceptional quality education and unique programs and degrees. Research laboratories are continuously enhanced as they are essential to our educational and teaching philosophy, but also help us in solidifying research and development producing prototypes and introducing cutting-edge technologies leading to industrial innovation. ECE envisions providing a unique environment that fosters educational, research, technological, economic, cultural, and social enrichment.

Position Summary

The Department invites applications for a non-tenure track full-time Teaching Assistant or Associate Professor position for the academic year 2021-2022 beginning September 1, 2021. The individual hired in this position will be responsible for teaching introductory and higher-level undergraduate courses, and possibly graduate courses, in the areas of electrical and computer engineering. Duties include six courses per year plus service. 

The appointment is initially a one-year contract, renewable up to an additional two years based on satisfactory performance. A second three-year contract may be awarded following a formal performance review.

Faculty members are expected to participate in faculty meetings and engage in service activities. Working effectively and collegially with diverse groups of students, faculty, staff, and/or community members is an integral part of the job responsibility. This position is not required to perform research.

Required Qualifications

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related disciplines is required by time of appointment.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate courses.

Preferred Qualifications

  • For Teaching Assistant Professor, two or more years of previous experience teaching undergraduate courses.
  • For Teaching Associate Professor, four or more years teaching experience.
  • Experience in teaching two or more of the following topics: Circuits and Laboratory, Integration (Junior Design Course), Senior Design, Digital Design, Electronics, Digital Signal Processing, Signals and Systems, Engineering Electromagnetics.
  • Online teaching experience.
  • ABET experience.

Application Deadline
For best consideration, please submit your application materials by January 15, 2021. Position will remain open until filled.

Special Instructions
Candidates must apply online through jobs.du.edu to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Salary Range
Salary will be determined by the qualifications of the selected candidate balanced with departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information.

Please include the following documents with your application:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum vitae indicating teaching experience
  3. Course evaluations
  4. One- or two-page teaching statement
  5. One-page statement of how the applicant can contribute to DU’s values, practices, and actions regarding diversity, equity and inclusivity.
  6. Names and contact information of three individuals that can serve as references.

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.

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Overall Rating: 116/199
Median Salary: $26,970

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