The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at Portland State University seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. This faculty member would be expected to work closely with other members of the ECE Department and Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science on interdisciplinary research focused on environmental sensing and monitoring. Research areas that would support this effort include one or more of the following: acoustic and electromagnetic remote sensing, signal processing, machine learning, controls and autonomous systems (e.g., underwater vehicles). An emphasis will be placed on the candidate’s research originality, future potential and ability to collaborate. Applicants should have research agendas that are internationally recognized, regionally relevant and complement our existing research programs. Senior candidates, particularly at the Associate level, should also have a record of sponsored research. A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, or related field, is required. Candidates who are ABD (All But Dissertation) will be considered, but must have completed their degree prior to the start date of employment.
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is committed to excellence in education and the best practices of pedagogy. Duties include instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department has ABET accredited B.S. degree programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs.
The starting annual salary rate for this position will be competitive with an excellent benefits package including comprehensive health care; a generous retirement package; and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon University System schools.
Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/31188 for position D91781. Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching agenda, a research agenda, and the names of at least three references. Application reviews will begin immediately and continue until finalists are identified. Portland State University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity institution and strongly encourages candidates who support diversity. We welcome applications from women, those with disabilities, and individuals from groups underrepresented in academia.
About Electrical & Computer Engineering Department at Portland State University
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is committed to excellence in education and the best practices of pedagogy. Duties include instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department has ABET-accredited B.S. degree programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs.
Portland State University is Oregon's largest and most diverse public university, and it is located in the heart of one of America’s most progressive cities. The 50-acre downtown campus places students in a vibrant center of culture, business and technology, allowing students to participate in internships, co-ops and community- based projects. Portland and the nearby Silicon Forest are hosts to many high-tech companies, particularly Intel, Mentor Graphics, Tektronix, Lattice, Synopsys, and Maxim.