Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering

Location
Jacksonville, FL
Posted
Sep 09, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Position Information

Job TitleAssistant Professor, Electrical EngineeringPosition Number300010Requisition NumberB06991Position TypeFaculty 9-10 MonthsClass CodeTime-limited throughType of AppointmentFull-Time, Tenure-TrackFaculty Position Sub-TypeRegularLength of Appointment9 monthsInternal Recruitment?NoWorking HoursDepartmentElectrical EngineeringOrganizationCOLLEGE OF COMPUTING, ENGINEERING, & CONSTRUCTION DivisionAcademic Affairs - DIVCollegeCollege of Computing, Engineering and ConstructionApproved Hiring Salary Range$80,000.00-negotiablePay BasisAnnuallyEOD

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General Description / Primary Purpose

General Description / Primary PurposeThe School of Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Electrical Engineering at the Assistant Professor level, commencing in August 2020. An earned Doctorate in Electrical Engineering, or other closely related field, with a specialization in signal processing is required. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in Biomedical Signal Processing, including but not limited to: Neuroengineering, Biomedical Optics, Medical Imaging, mHealth, Rehabilitation Engineering, and Physical Human-Machine interaction. A commitment to excellence in teaching and research will be expected of the successful candidate, along with a willingness to learn. Collegiality, active service and participation in governance in accordance with the vision and mission of the school, college and university are also expected. More information about the School of Engineering can be found at http://www.unf.edu/ccec/engineering

Applicants for position #300010 must complete a one-page application on-line at http://www.unfjobs.org and upload the following documents: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a statement of purpose detailing teaching experience and approach, a vision statement for research, and a list of three references with contact information. Review of applications will start November 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to [email protected]
UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. We are committed to a diverse faculty and seek individuals who have experience in teaching and working with a variety of communities. Minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply.

Essential Duties

Job Function

Teaching, research, and service.

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Marginal FunctionsRequired QualificationsFaculty Position Required Qualifications

Earned Doctorate in Electrical Engineering, or other closely related field, with a specialization in signal processing is required.

Departmental RequirementsStatement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.

The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator

Required Licensure or CertificationMachines/Equipment used regularlyAnticipated Start Date08/03/2020Job Posting Date09/06/2019Application Review Date11/01/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesPoint of Contact InformationDr. Juan Aceros-904-620-1684Hiring OfficialDr. Osama JadaanLocation if not JacksonvilleSpecial Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Supplemental Documents Include:
A letter of interest,
A curriculum vitae,
A statement of purpose detailing teaching experience and approach (as Statement of Teaching Philosophy)
and a vision statement for research (as Department Specific document)

Please include at least three references and contact information as part of the application.

Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents, you will receive a confirmation number.
Initial review of applications will begin November 1, 2019, with a starting date in August 2020.

UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. We are committed to a diverse faculty and seek individuals who have experience in teaching and working with a variety of communities. Minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply.

Quicklinkhttp://www.unfjobs.org/postings/11848Supplemental Questions

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    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Statement of Teaching/Advising Philosophy
    4. Department Specific: See Special Instructions
    Optional Documents

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