Oswego State University of New York invites applications for a Technical Support laboratory specialist in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Review Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Salary: Commensurate with rank and experience. In addition, the State University of New York provides an excellent benefit package. For more information on benefits for full-time UUP faculty, visit: http://www.suny.edu/benefits/
Date of Appointment: As soon as possible
Description of Responsibilities: The successful candidate will have a rare opportunity to actively contribute to the development of a new innovative project-based electrical and computer engineering department in collaboration with SUNY Oswego faculty and administrators.
Required Qualifications: High School Degree and five years of experience as a technician in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering or closely related field by the date of hire, a demonstrated ability and a commitment to work well with and assist students and faculty with various technical needs for teaching in a diverse academic community.
Preferred Qualifications: A college education in a technical area and technical experience in an academic environment.
Responsibilities: The technical support person will be responsible of the operation of all ECE teaching labs, in consultation with the faculty, including:
• the initial selection, purchase, testing, and installation of all teaching laboratory equipment
• the continuous maintenance, repair, and calibration of all teaching laboratory equipment
• the setup, maintenance, and upgrade of all the ECE program computers and networks
• the continuous supply, inventory, and availability of all electronic and electromechanical components and part needed in the various classrooms and laboratories of the program
• the logistical and technical support of students and faculty in laboratory experiments and projects
• providing assistance and guidance to students in the construction, including machine-shop activities, of various projects
To Apply: Send a cover letter addressing qualifications, curriculum vitae, a copy of transcripts, and contact information for three references electronically to
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Official transcripts are required prior to appointment. Files must be complete to be considered.
Description of Department: The Electrical and Computer Engineering Program has just started in August 2013 with state-of-art facilities in our new $118 Million Shineman Science and Engineering Innovation Complex. There are currently four faculty and ECE facilities include three fully equipped studio labs for teaching most of the ECE courses and labs as well as various student and faculty projects and research laboratories. All classrooms are equipped with projectors, computers, sound systems, and Elmos to facilitate state of the art instruction.
Description of SUNY Oswego: Founded in 1861, SUNY Oswego is a public comprehensive college located in Central New York on the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario, 45 minutes from Syracuse. Named one of "Top Up-and-Coming Schools" in U.S. News America’s Best Colleges in 2010 and a "Best Northeastern College" by Princeton Review every year since the first edition in 2003, Oswego offers its 8300 undergraduate and graduate students preeminent academic programs in business, teacher education, and the arts and sciences. The College’s success is built on providing students outstanding educational experiences with attention to liberal arts and sciences foundations, practical applications, interdisciplinary approaches, independent scholarly and creative work, and skills for living in multicultural and global communities. The emphasis on faculty-mentored student research and creative projects are evidenced by Quest, a College-wide day spotlighting original student research, a Summer Scholars Program, which awards stipends to students engaged in independent research and creative work at the highest levels, and the Global Laboratory, a STEM based research abroad program at top-ranked universities around the world. SUNY Oswego is an unusually collegial and vibrant community and is in a time of wonderful opportunities with extensive facilities construction and renovation, a forward-looking strategic plan, and expanded outreach to regional, national, and international communities.
Additional information about SUNY Oswego can be found at www.oswego.edu.
SUNY Oswego is committed to enhancing its diversity. SUNY Oswego is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from professionals of color, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. In accordance with INS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to work in the United States, per the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.
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