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Two Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Positions in Computer Engineering


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara is seeking applications for two tenure-track, assistant professor positions in the field of Computer Engineering with an effective appointment date of July 1, 2018.

Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field by the time of appointment. Candidates should have an established research reputation or outstanding research potential, the ability to attract external research funding, and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applicants with a wide range of interests in Computer Engineering are encouraged to apply. Research areas related to machine learning, alternative computing, and architecture are of particular interest. Prospective candidates who wish to pursue interdisciplinary research efforts are encouraged to apply. More information about the ECE Department can be found at https://www.ece.ucsb.edu/.

Completed applications will consist of a cover letter, resume, brief (2-page limit) statement of teaching philosophy, brief (2-page limit) statement of research interests, and at least three letters of reference; applicants may also choose to submit a statement of diversity contributions.

Completed applications received by December 15, 2017 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled. Applicants need to only apply once to be considered for both positions.

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01145

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.


Assistant Professor – Tenure Track in the Broad Area of Signal Processing and Communications


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the broad area of signal processing and communications, with an effective appointment date of July 1, 2018. We are particularly interested in applicants with a depth of expertise in big data and machine learning, along with broader interests and the ability to collaborate with faculty across disciplines.

Candidates should have an established research reputation or outstanding research potential, the ability to attract external research funding, and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service.

A Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering or a closely related field is required and expected by the time of appointment. Completed applications will consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement (2-page limit), statement of research interests (3-page limit), and three letters of reference; applicants may also choose to submit a statement of diversity contributions.

Completed applications received by December 15, 2017 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01143

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.


Assistant Professor - Tenure Track in the Broad Area of Internet of Things


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) in the College of Engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position with an effective appointment date of July 1, 2018. We desire candidates in the area of the Internet of Things with emphasis on advancements in hardware related, but not limited to, energy-efficient wireless sensing, radar and communication, sensing of biology or environment, applications for power-constrained environments, and autonomous and/or smart devices. Highest priority will be given to exceptional candidates regardless of the specific areas listed above. Information about the department can be found on the web at http://www.ece.ucsb.edu.

The ECE department is ranked among the top four ECE departments in the Nation according to the National Research Council rankings. Faculty members include 2 Nobel Laureates and 11 National Academy of Engineering members. More than half of the ECE department faculty are IEEE Fellows.

Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field by the time of appointment. Candidates should have an established research reputation or outstanding research potential, the ability to attract external research funding, and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels

We will consider candidates with backgrounds and interests in any area of electrical and computer engineering, including emerging and interdisciplinary areas with strong overlap with ECE. Completed applications will consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement (2-page limit), statement of research interests (3-page limit), and three letters of reference; applicants may also choose to submit a statement of diversity contributions.

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01141

Completed applications received by January 1, 2018 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.

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.