1+ months
2018-06-182018-08-17

Professor and Head, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Carnegie Mellon University College of Engineering invites applications for the position of Professor and Head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE).

The ECE community currently includes 77 core faculty, 65 affiliated faculty, 35 adjunct faculty, 120 staff and researchers, and 530 undergraduate and 800 graduate students. The mission, goals, and current activities of the department are described in more detail at http://www.ece.cmu.edu/about/index.html.

An accomplished academic leader is sought to provide strategic vision and outstanding operational management, to oversee high-quality research and educational programs, and to guide the ECE community to the next level of accomplishment and impact. The ECE Department Head will maintain and strengthen the culture of collaboration and innovation in the department; expand the reputation of the department; lead the department in strategic planning; promote diversity within the department and institution; and, demonstrate commitment to a high-quality student experience.

Requirements

Individuals with expertise across a wide range of areas related to electrical and computer engineering will be considered. Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. in a field of engineering or science closely related to electrical and computer engineering. Teaching experience and an internationally-recognized record of research are essential. Applicants must be qualified for an appointment at the rank of Professor with tenure.

Applications will be accepted until August 15, 2018. Review of applications will begin on August 22, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. The expected start date is January 2019, or as soon thereafter as possible. Confidential e-mail inquiries concerning this position may be sent to the Search Committee at sh2s@andrew.cmu.edu

Interested candidates should submit applications electronically: https://apply.interfolio.com/51197

Please include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research experience and interests, and statement of teaching experience and interests. The Search Committee will solicit names of references and their contact information only for a subset of applicants after the initial review. These applicants will be notified in advance before letters are requested.

Carnegie Mellon is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its community on a range of intellectual and cultural dimensions. Carnegie Mellon welcomes faculty applicants who will contribute to this diversity through their research, teaching and service, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and others who would contribute in different ways.

Carnegie Mellon University seeks to meet the needs of dual-career couples and is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) that assists with dual-career searches.

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