Other Title Information: ECE Assoc/Full Professor - Remote Sensing 2021
Organization: 214251 - ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Associate/Full Professor in the area of remote sensing. Specifically, we are interested in candidates with specializations in signal processing application to radar, LIDAR, and other sensors; microwave remote sensing with emphasis on algorithms and data analysis; and sensor development and design for snow, moisture, ice, and other targets.
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for senior faculty positions with emphasis in the area of remote sensing. Specifically, we are interested in candidates with specializations in signal processing application to radar, LIDAR, and other sensors; microwave remote sensing with emphasis on algorithms and data analysis; and sensor development and design for snow, moisture, ice, and other targets. Successful applicants must demonstrate a strong external funding record, publication record, and Ph.D. graduation rate commensurate with appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or a closely related field, and they must show the potential to establish a quality research program, collaborate effectively with other faculty, and excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
Established in 1831, The University of Alabama currently enrolls over 37,000 students and employs over 2,000 full and part-time faculty members in thirteen colleges and schools. The University offers an impressive array of academic programs leading to bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and a growing number of educational opportunities through distance learning technology. More information on The University of Alabama can be found at http://www.ua.edu. The College of Engineering is comprised of seven academic departments with over 6,000 students, and the College will be home to more than 150 tenure/tenure-track faculty following the current search. The College also houses nine research centers and is active in the University's four new research institutes. The College occupies well over a half million square feet of state of the art research and instructional facilities, including the $300 million Shelby Engineering and Science Quadrangle completed in 2014 and the newly reopened $22 million renovated H.M. Comer in 2018. The Carnegie Foundation has recognized The University of Alabama with its Very High Research Activity status (formerly known as R1 status).
The University is located on a beautiful 1,168 acre residential campus in Tuscaloosa, a dynamic and resilient community of over 150,000 in central Alabama. Tuscaloosa is conveniently located between Atlanta, New Orleans, and the white sandy beaches of the Gulf coast. The area offers excellent climate, minimal urban congestion, and abundant outdoor recreation. The Tuscaloosa community provides rich cultural, educational, and athletic activities for a broad range of lifestyles.
Applicants should apply online at http://facultyjobs.ua.edu. Required application documents include: resume/curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately.
For additional information contact: Dr. Prasad Gogineni Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering The University of Alabama Box 870286 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0286 Phone: (205) 348-6905 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional Position Information:
The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled with a start date as early as August 2021.
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