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Open Rank Faculty Positions in Electrical and Computer Engineering University of California, Los Angeles
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF07093

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) invites applications for open rank faculty positions.

The Department is seeking outstanding candidates with a demonstrated track record in, or show exceptional promise for exceptional and innovative research, excellence in teaching, professional service, and as well as commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion. Applications for appointments at all levels will be considered (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor).

Applicants must have an earned PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering or closely related discipline at date of hire. While the Department will consider applications in all areas of research traditionally associated with Electrical and Computer Engineering, as well as emerging cross-disciplinary areas, we are particularly interested in the following areas:

-Semiconductor-based devices, materials, and fabrication technologies
-New paradigms for rapid design and validation of digital and mixed signal SOCs
-Computer architecture and new computing paradigms including brain and quantum inspired computing
-New directions in networking, including joint sensing/communication, machine learning, and edge computing
-Signal processing, including speech and language processing
-Perception and learning in autonomous systems

Application packages should be submitted online through and include the following documents: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) statement of research interest, 3) statement of contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, 4) statement of teaching interest, and 5) a cover letter. 3-5 references are required (contact information only).

Review of applications will begin on January 15 2022 and continue until the positions are filled.

UCLA is a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please view the policy at Tobacco-Free Campus Policy

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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy,


Working at University of California, Los Angeles

UCLA is a public research university located in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. It was founded in 1919 and is the second oldest of the ten campuses affiliated with the University of California system. UCLA offers over 300 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of disciplines and enrolls about 26,000 undergraduate and about 12,000 graduate students from the United States and around the world every year.

UCLA features the College of Letters and Science, seven general campus professional schools, and four professional schools for the health sciences. The UCLA College of Letters and Science has 34 academic departments and 900 faculty, and houses the majority of UCLA's 129 undergraduate majors as well as the students in the Graduate Division of Letters and Sciences. The UCLA College Honors Program is also housed in the College. The College of Letters and Science's programs are divided into five academic divisions: humanities, social sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, and the International Institute. UCLA also offers certificate programs, undergraduate degree-credit and continuing education credits for non-full-time students through its UCLA Extension education program.

The 2010 edition of U.S. News & World Report ranked UCLA as the 24th best university in the nation and 32nd best in the world. In the 2007 edition of U.S. News and World Report, UCLA Medical Center was ranked best in the West, as well as one of the top 3 hospitals in the United States alongside Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Hospital. In 15 of the 16 medical specialty areas examined, UCLA Medical Center ranked in the top 20.

The campus' location in Los Angeles makes excursions to local museums, theaters, or other entertainment venues relatively quick and easy.

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