Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Faculty Positions in Image Processing / Nanoelectronic Devices & Applications

University of Rochester
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

The University of Rochester seeks applicants for one or more faculty openings at all levels in image processing and nanoelectronic/photonic devices and applications. Individuals with research in the following areas are encouraged to apply:  image analysis and data science, algorithms and systems for processing and analyzing biological and medical images, image and video processing for multimedia applications, novel display technologies and human-computer interfaces; photonic integrated circuits and systems, new devices in emerging atomic-layer 2D materials, other emerging electronic/photonic technologies and non - Von Neumann computing architectures.

Candidates should apply online at:

Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  Candidates should apply no later than January 1, 2016 for full consideration.

The University of Rochester is a private, Tier I Research University with superb facilities and multiple interdisciplinary research centers.  It is at the heart of the high-tech Finger Lakes Region of New York, providing many opportunities for industry collaboration as well as a high quality of life. Rochester is also the headquarters of AIM Photonics, a new $600M National Network for Manufacturing Innovation Institute dedicated to integrated photonics. 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. The greater Rochester area is home to over a million people, including 80,000 students who attend its 8 colleges and universities.

The University of Rochester is committed to increasing diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education. The University is an Equal Opportunity 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.