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Multiple Faculty Positions

University of Rochester
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Rochester is undertaking a multi-year expansion of its faculty to support its growing research and educational programs in multiple areas. The department invites applications for tenure-track Faculty positions in all areas of electrical and computer engineering. We are particularly interested in outstanding candidates who can have an impact on the following areas:

Cyber-physical systems, with applications including but not limited to the Internet of things (IoT) and robotics. We are particularly interested in candidates who are experts in one or more of the following core areas: embedded systems and hardware; real-time systems; and modern optimization and control techniques.

Image and Video signal processing, including algorithms and systems for processing and analyzing biological and medical images, applications of the methods of data science to image and video analysis and understanding, computational imaging, multimedia signal processing, new display technologies, and multi-modal human-computer interfaces.

VLSI Circuit Design, where we seek excellent candidates who can have an impact broadly on the following areas: 1) high performance integrated circuits; 2) emerging circuit technologies; 3) non-von Neumann circuits and architectures; 4) deeply scaled and beyond CMOS circuit design, including analysis and automation.

Applicants must hold a doctorate in an appropriate field by the time their Faculty appointment begins. They must have demonstrated an ability to conduct outstanding research, and show promise for teaching excellence. Applications at all levels will be considered; salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a research statement, a teaching statement, three recent publications, and complete contact information for at least three references. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience and interests, leadership efforts, and contributions to diversity are encouraged. Applications received by January 10, 2017 will receive full consideration. Applications will be evaluated on an ongoing basis until the positions are filled. Applications must be made on-line at https://www.rochester.edu/faculty-recruiting.

Two specific searches (please apply to the area you wish):

            Tenure-Track Faculty: Signals (ECE, 2016)

            Tenure-Track Faculty: Systems (ECE,2016)

The University of Rochester is a private, Tier I Research University with superb facilities and multiple interdisciplinary research centers. The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is home to more than 85 full-time PhD students, a vibrant MSEE program with more than 70 MS students in residence, and BS programs in ECE and in Audio and Music Engineering. The University of Rochester consistently ranks among the top 30 institutions, both public and private, in federal funding for research and development. One-half of the University of Rochester’s undergraduates go on to post-graduate or professional education. It is at the heart of the high-tech Finger Lakes Region of New York State, providing many opportunities for industry collaboration as well as a high quality of life. The greater Rochester area is home to over a million people, including 80,000 students who attend its eight colleges and universities.

Additional information on The University of Rochester and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department can be found at: http://www.ece.rochester.edu/about/index.html

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the College of Engineering at the University of Rochester embrace diversity and seek candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities, and genders. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities in all areas of ECE to apply.

University of Rochester is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

ECE Undergraduate Employment Opportunities*

The department regularly has openings for ECE majors to serve as undergraduate teaching assistants and workshop leaders. Please contact Barbara Dick for more information.

*These positions are eligible for college work-study.