The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara seeks applications for a full-time Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment (similar to tenure-track) in the area of Computer Engineering with a start date of Fall quarter, 2016. This position is intended for an innovative individual with enthusiasm for, and breadth of knowledge in, computer engineering and its emerging applications in diverse fields. The individual is expected to develop, teach, and supervise high-successful senior Capstone project courses that are required for computer engineering students. The individual is expected to work closely with students on Capstone projects during their senior year. These projects may be in the areas of embedded system design, computer hardware and software design, and each project may comprise 4-5 students. The individual is also expected to work with faculty for individual and multidisciplinary Capstone projects, and to be a liaison to industry when the projects are sponsored by companies. Additional teaching assignments may include topics such as logic design, digital design principles, embedded system programming, computer architecture, and other fundamental topics in computer engineering. A successful candidate must demonstrate the skills, commitment, and ability to succeed, improve and grow the senior Capstone project courses as well as to effectively teach those fundamental computer engineering courses. The teaching load is 3 courses per quarter with possible load reduction for administrative service. The position is to begin with the 2016-17 academic year, and salary will be commensurate with experience.
A Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is required. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated record of teaching excellence and/or strong and related industrial experience. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement (2-page limit), a statement on senior project design and course development (2-page limit), and names and contact information for 4 references.
Applications must be submitted electronically at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00569
Applications received by December 15th, 2016 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled. Candidates are urged to learn more about UCSB Computer Engineering Program at http://www.ce.ucsb.edu.
The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.