September 12, 2022
ECE Open Faculty Position- RIT
ECE Open Faculty Position- RIT
The Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications from candidates in the area of analog/digital communications. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field.
Ezgi Erdogan [she/her/hers]
Faculty Recruitment Assistant
Office of Faculty Diversity and Recruitment
Division of Diversity and Inclusion
Louise Slaughter Hall, Room 1120
Rochester, NY 14623
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Tenure Track Faculty
Kate Gleason College of Engineering
KGCOE Electrical & Microelectronic Engineering
Detailed Job Description
The Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications from candidates in the area of analog/digital communications. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field. The candidate’s research must specialize in analog & digital communication systems and must have published in refereed journals based on their Ph.D. dissertation and any subsequent research work. Candidates must have a strong aptitude and interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching; a strong potential for establishing and conducting sponsored research; excellent written and oral communication skills; and ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the university’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism and individual differences. Faculty responsibilities include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, establishing and conducting sponsored research programs, and providing service to the university and professional community.
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Serving approximately 3500 students, the Kate Gleason College of Engineering offers 7 bachelor, 12 master’s and 5 doctoral degree programs in biomedical, chemical, computer, electrical, industrial, mechanical, microelectronic and microsystems engineering. All undergraduate programs are designed to be completed in five years, including one year of cooperative education. For more information, visit http://www.rit.edu/kgcoe/ and https://www.rit.edu/engineering/research.
The Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering offers preeminent bachelor’s and master’s level programs in electrical engineering and microelectronic engineering to approximately 600 undergraduate and 125 graduate students. Faculty and staff include 23 tenured/tenure-track faculty members, six lecturers, four support staff, and three academic advisors. In addition to teaching within the department, faculty conduct research and advise doctoral students in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Microsystems Engineering, Imaging Science, Computer and Information Sciences, and Sustainability. Faculty research expertise includes digital and computer systems, robotics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, biomedical devices, communications, controls, integrated devices/circuits, MEMs, electromagnetic fields, semiconductor electronics, photonics/optoelectronics and signal/image/video processing. Researchers have access to exceptional laboratory resources for design and simulation of electronic/photonic circuits and systems, and a state of the art microfabrication clean room facility that supports materials and processes for micro/nano devices. Research expenditures average approximately $3.5M annually. For more information, visit https://www.rit.edu/engineering/electrical-and-microelectronic-engineering and https://www.rit.edu/engineering/research.
Required Minimum Qualifications
- PhD. in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field.
- Refereed journal publications in the area of analog /digital communications.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Prior teaching experience.
- Potential for establishing and conducting sponsored research.
- Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.
Required Minimum Education Level
Faculty Type (Tenure Status)
Electrical Engineering, Microelectronic Engineering
Required Application Documents
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, List of References, Research Statement, Statement of Diversity Contribution, Statement of Teaching Philosophy
How To Apply
Apply online at http://careers.rit.edu/faculty; search openings, then Keyword Search 7166BR. Please submit your application, curriculum vitae, cover letter addressing the listed qualifications and upload the following attachments:
- A brief teaching philosophy
- The names, addresses and phone numbers for three references
- Contribution to Diversity Statement
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