Asst. Professor/Assoc. Professor/Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Asst. Professor/Assoc. Professor/Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science-603227
Northern Arizona University’s School of Informatics, Computing and Cyber Systems (SICCS) is a new and rapidly-growing academic unit that brings together expertise in computer science, electrical engineering, eco/environmental informatics, and bio/health informatics is seeking multiple full-time 9-month positions. At the Assistant Professor rank, positions are tenure-track positions. At the Associate Professor and Professor ranks, positions may be tenured based on qualifications and experience as guided by unit/college criteria. All positions will begin August 20, 2018. Exceptional candidates or coordinated group applications for highly desirable cluster hires in all areas of informatics, computation, and cyber systems are encouraged to apply. We are especially interested in candidate or clusters of candidates who are merging fundamental theory, concepts and approaches with interdisciplinary domain knowledge to address key societal challenges. Candidates should have a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Informatics, or a field closely related to the above research areas at the time of appointment. Candidates for Assistant Professor positions should demonstrate the potential for high-quality scholarship and candidates for Associate Professor and Professor positions are expected to have established themselves as innovative and productive scholars. Successful candidates will grow their independent externally funded research programs with the opportunity to engage in collaborations with a diverse body of researchers in SICCS and across NAU. Successful candidates will also participate in the development and support of our undergraduate and graduate curricular programs.
Minimum Qualifications: Minimum qualifications for the rank of Assistant Professor: Earned doctoral degree (Ph.D. or Sc.D.) conferred in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Informatics, or closely related field by August 20, 2018. Minimum qualifications for the rank of Associate Professor include all of the above, and Associate Professor rank, (or experience as Assistant Professor meriting promotion to the rank of Associate Professor) and research and teaching experience in a university setting. Minimum qualifications for the rank of Professor include all of the above, and Professor rank (or experience as Associate Professor meriting promotion to the rank of Professor) and research and teaching experience in a university setting.
Annual Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience and determined by professional rank at hire.
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on August 1, 2017 and will continue until vacancy is filled or closed.
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