Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Focus on Digital Design
Lafayette College: Faculty Positions: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Jul 11, 2023
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Lafayette College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level. The department is primarily seeking candidates with a passion for undergraduate teaching and mentoring and the ability to teach core electrical/computer engineering courses in digital design and embedded systems and having experience with FPGAs, microcontrollers, computer architecture, and chip design. The department is interested in candidates with the potential to teach electives in computer engineering, VLSI, Artificial Intelligence, or Internet of Things, etc. Candidates must demonstrate the potential to establish a research program that engages undergraduate students and results in the publication of scholarly work in peer-reviewed venues.
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department has approximately 75 students across all classes and features small class sizes, hands-on laboratory experiences, and strong support for faculty research and professional development.
Lafayette College is a small, highly selective undergraduate institution emphasizing superior education in engineering and the liberal arts. The College is located in the vibrant and historic city of Easton in the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania, which is 75 miles from both New York City and Philadelphia. Lafayette is deeply committed to creating a diverse community: one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share in the responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. In cultivating this community, the Engineering programs at Lafayette have taken a national leadership role in diversity as evidenced by the recent ASEE report listing Lafayette's engineering programs among the top 10 in the nation for women on the faculty and among the top 20 for Bachelor's degrees awarded to women. All Lafayette operations reflect the College's commitment to Diversity, Equity, Access, and Inclusion (DEAI) initiatives, and Lafayette welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.
To apply, please submit application materials, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, a brief research statement, and three letters of recommendation, online at: http://apply.interfolio.com/128005. In your cover letter, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or community service might support Lafayette's commitment to diversity and inclusion as articulated in the College’s diversity statement (http://www.lafayette.edu/about/diversity-statement
). Applications will be reviewed beginning in August 2023 and continue until the position is filled.
For more information and to apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/128005
Lafayette College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, religion, age, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in its educational programs and activities, admissions, or employment as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 (which requires that the College not discriminate on the basis of sex); the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (which requires that the College not discriminate on the basis of disability); Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (which requires that the College not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national origin); and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (which requires that the College not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin); and other applicable laws and College policies.
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