Open Rank Tenure-track Position in Electrical & Computer Engineering

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Job Title: Open Rank Tenure-track Position in Electrical & Computer Engineering
Location: Elect Eng & Computer Science
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 604091
Workplace Culture

NAU is a community devoted to student success and sustained by an unshakable commitment to our shared mission, vision, and values. We—faculty, staff, and administrators—thrive by combining our efforts and working side by side to further NAU’s culture of excellence.

Core Values One NAU side by side Student Centered | Integrity | Diversity | Service | Discovery | Excellence Northern Arizona University


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Full-time 9-month, tenure-eligible position beginning August 19, 2019.


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Northern Arizona University’s School of Informatics, Computing and Cyber Systems invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the area of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

We invite applications from candidates in all areas of Electrical and Computer Engineering; we are especially interested in candidates in the following areas:

  • Computer systems engineering, including digital design, processor microarchitectures, and adaptive/reconfigurable computing for diverse applications such as IoT and machine learning;
  • Robotic and cyber-physical systems, including embedded, real-time, and intelligent systems;
  • Microelectronics and nanotechnology with applications to cybersecurity; and
  • Cybersecurity, with emphasis hardware+software and systems-level approaches and application to critical infrastructure.

While our primary interest is in candidates at the level of Assistant Professor, we welcome exceptional applications from candidates at the levels of Associate Professor or Professor.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a field closely related to the above research areas at the time of appointment. Candidates should demonstrate the potential for high-quality scholarship and the development of an independent, externally funded research program as well as research opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students. Successful candidates will also participate in the continuous improvement of our graduate and undergraduate degree programs.


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For the rank of Assistant Professor:

    Earned doctoral degree (Ph.D. or Sc.D.) conferred in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or closely related field at the time of appointment.
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.
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.


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  • Demonstrated expertise in the areas described above;
  • Strong record of scholarly productivity and promise for future excellence, as evidenced by scholarly publications;
  • Established record of an independently-funded research program and promise for future excellence, as evidenced by participation and leadership in securing extramural funding;
  • Demonstrated interest in engaging with and leading collaborative multi- and inter-disciplinary teams;
  • University-level teaching and mentorship experience, particularly at the graduate level;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Experience working effectively with people from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds.

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Northern Arizona University has a student population of 31,073, including approximately 23,000 on its main campus in Flagstaff and the remainder at more than 20 locations statewide and online.

Committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment, NAU has earned a solid reputation as a university with all the features of a large institution but with a personal touch, with a faculty and staff dedicated to each student’s success. All faculty members are expected to promote student learning and help students achieve academic outcomes.

While our emphasis is undergraduate education, we offer a wide range of graduate programs and research. Our institution has carefully integrated on-campus education with distance learning, forming seamless avenues for students to earn degrees.

Flagstaff has a population of about 70,000, rich in cultural diversity. Located at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks, Flagstaff is 140 miles north of Phoenix at intersection of Interstate 17 and Interstate 40.

The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment.

For information about diversity, access and equity at NAU, see the Center for University Access and Inclusion webpage.


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Northern Arizona University requires satisfactory results for the following: a criminal background investigation, an employment history verification and a degree verification (in some cases) prior to employment. You may also be required to complete a fingerprint background check.

Additionally, as an employer in the state of Arizona, NAU is required to participate in the federal E-Verify program that assists employers with verifying new employees' right to work in the United States.

Finally, each year the Northern Arizona University Police Department releases an annual security report. The report is a result of the federal law known as the Clery Act and contains policy statements that address the school’s policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security including policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. The report contains three years of data for Clery reportable crime statistics for the campus along with the most current year’s Fire Safety Report, which includes policy statements and fire statistics for Flagstaff on-campus student housing.

The report may be viewed at nau.edu/clery or by visiting the NAUPD website. A printed copy of the report is available upon request by contacting the NAU Police Department, Records Department at (928)523-8884 or by visiting the department at Building 98A on the NAU Mountain Campus.


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Commensurate with experience.


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This is a Faculty (FAC) position. NAU offers an excellent benefit package including generous health, dental and vision insurance; participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) or the Optional Retirement Program (ORP); sick leave accruals and 10 holidays per year; and tuition reduction for employees and qualified family members. More information on benefits at NAU is available at the NAU HR benefits page.

Faculty are hired on a contract basis, renewable according to terms of the Conditions of Faculty Service. Employees offered a position will be eligible for state health plans (including NAU's BCBS Plan). Employees will have 31 days from date of hire to enroll in benefits, and their benefits will then be effective the first day of the pay period following their completed enrollment.

If a new employee chooses the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) retirement option, participation in the ASRS Plan (and the long-term disability coverage that accompanies it) will begin on the first of the pay period following 183 days of employment. New employees who choose to participate in the Optional Retirement Plan (ORP; an alternative to the ASRS plan) will begin to participate on the first day of employment. The long-term disability plan that accompanies the ORP will begin on the first day of the pay period following 90 days of employment. More information about NAU benefits is available at the NAU HR benefits page.


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This vacancy will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on February 8, 2019.


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To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply" button at the end of the job description if viewing this position through the NAU HR website. Otherwise, to view the original post and to apply, proceed to nau.jobs, follow the 'Faculty and Administrator Openings' link, locate vacancy 604091, and then "Apply" at the bottom of the page.

For consideration for this position please submit: (1) a statement of interest highlighting your particular qualifications for this position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of teaching and research interests, not to exceed 4 pages; and (4) names and contact information for three references.

If you have questions about the position please contact [email protected], School of Informatics, Computing & Cyber Systems, PO Box 5693, Flagstaff, AZ 86011.

If you have problems submitting application attachments in the form of one PDF document or questions please contact us at [email protected]

If you need assistance completing your application there are instructions available on the HR website or in person in the Human Resources Department located in Building 91 on the NAU Campus - on the corner of Beaver and DuPont Streets.

If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process please contact the Office of Equity and Access at: 928-523-3312/TDD - 928-523-1006 or PO Box 4083, Flagstaff AZ 86011.


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This position is exempt from the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and therefore will not earn overtime or compensatory time for additional time worked.


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Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

EEO is the Law Poster and Supplements

NAU is an Employer of National Service. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other National Service alumni are encouraged to apply.


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