Tenured/tenure-track faculty appointment

George Washington University Electrical & Computer Engineering School
Washington, District of Columbia
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the George Washington University (GWU) invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty appointment starting as early as Fall 2020 at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in system design, particularly in the area of digital hardware with applications to autonomous systems.

With one of the highest percentages of women engineering students nationally, the School of Engineering and Applied Science is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional aspects of diversity to the university's research, teaching and service missions.

The successful candidate will complement existing research strengths in computer architecture, nanotechnology, and communication networks, and create new synergies among mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, and computer science. Secondary appointments in other departments may be considered if desired by the candidate. Applicants with expertise in any aspect of autonomous systems hardware will be considered, including but not limited to digital circuits and interfacing, digital chip design, and embedded and reconfigurable hardware.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a relevant discipline at time of appointment; must demonstrate a solid publication record; must have established or exhibit potential to establish a strong, externally sponsored research program, commensurate with the rank they are seeking; and must be committed to excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

The George Washington University is the largest academic institution in the nation's capital. The exceptional location affords the GW community unique cultural and intellectual opportunities, with close access to many federal funding agencies, research laboratories, and one of the largest concentrations of technology companies in the nation. The ECE department has 18 tenure-track faculty including 6 IEEE Fellows, and has experienced significant research growth in the last few years. The department is housed in the new 500,000 sq. foot Science and Engineering Hall consisting of state-of-the-art laboratory and instructional facilities. More information about the department and the Science & Engineering Hall are available at http://www.ece.seas.gwu.edu/ and https://seh.gwu.edu/, respectively.

To apply, complete the online application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/71663/.

A cover letter indicating primary area(s) of expertise and desired rank, detailed CV, concise statements on teaching and research, and full contact information for four professional references are required. Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin on January 3, 2020 and will continue until position is filled.

Employment offers are contingent on satisfactory outcome of standard background screening.

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.



George Washington University Electrical & Computer Engineering School

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