Open Faculty Position in Computer Engineering

Job description

Areas of Intereset: Engineering
Functional Areas: College of Engineering & Applied Science
Department: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Requisition Number: 12930
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Employment Type: Faculty
Schedule: Full-Time

Job Summary

The Department of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering (ECEE) at the University of Colorado, Boulder is currently seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Computer Engineering. This position is part of the long-term growth plans for the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS), and we are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. The position is open at all levels, with emphasis on applicants at the Assistant Professor level. Within the broad area of Computer Engineering, we are focusing on candidates in the following specialty areas: cyberphysical systems, security, formal methods, machine learning, and networks. We are also focusing on the overall originality and promise of the candidate’s work.

The positions will be rostered in the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering. Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field.

Candidates will be expected to engage in undergraduate and graduate teaching, contribute professional service, and develop vigorous, externally funded research programs in their technical areas. Candidates whose expertise cuts across engineering and related disciplines are especially encouraged to apply. Potential faculty members applying to the ECEE Department at the University of Colorado Boulder should describe their plans to develop a recognized research program based on scholarly work in their particular field, their ideas for interdisciplinary collaboration, their experience and interests in teaching undergraduates and graduates, and their future plans for inspiring diverse students to conduct research.

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The College of Engineering and Applied Science at The University of Colorado Boulder is supportive of the needs of dual career couples.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:

  1. Curriculum Vitae.
  2. Cover letter stating your research areas (1 page).
  3. Statement describing your goals related to teaching (2 - 3 pages).
  4. Statement describing your goals related to research (2 - 3 pages).
  5. You will need to submit 3 references for this position. These individuals will be contacted and asked to submit a letter of recommendation at a later time. This information will be kept confidential.

The position will remain open until filled, though for full consideration applications should be received by November 15, 2018.

Posting Contact Name: Fabio Somenzi

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

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Posted: 10/31/2018
Application Due: 12/14/2018
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