Employment


Four Academic Positions


Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position 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, 2020. The Department has particular (non-exclusive) interest in applicants with a depth of expertise in data science, machine learning, and related fields, 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.

At a minimum, applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD (or equivalent) in Electrical and Computer Engineering or a closely related field except the dissertation at the time of application. Applicants must have a PhD 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 arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted via UC Recruit. We encourage applicants to submit an optional Statement of Contribution to Diversity covering any relevant evidence of teaching, research, professional and/or public service contributions that promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01664

Completed applications received by December 16, 2019 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.

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.

Open Level Position in the Area of Electrical and Computer Engineering


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara is accepting applications for open-level search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor position in the broad area of Electrical and Computer Engineering, with an effective appointment date of July 1, 2020. This hire may involve an appointment to an endowed chair. The Department has particular (non-exclusive) interest in applicants with a depth of expertise in data science, machine learning, networking and communications, computer engineering, circuits, electronic and photonic materials, physics and devices along with 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.

Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering or a closely related field 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 contact information for three letters of reference. We strongly encourage applicants to submit an optional Statement of Contribution to Diversity which will be reviewed for evidence of teaching, research, professional and/or public service contributions that promote diversity and equal opportunities. We welcome applicants at all levels.

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01593

Completed applications received by November 15, 2019 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled.

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.

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.

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 Computer Engineering with an effective appointment date of July 1, 2020.

At a minimum, applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD (or equivalent) in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field except the dissertation at the time of application. Applicants must have a PhD 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 and Science are encouraged to apply. Research areas related to machine learning, alternative computing, hardware design and architectures 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. Specific information about the CE program can be found at https://www.ce.ucsb.edu.

Completed applications will consist of a cover letter, CV, brief (2-page limit) statement of teaching philosophy, brief (2-page limit) statement of research interests, and arrange for three to four letters of reference to be submitted via UC Recruit; applicants are also highly encouraged to submit a statement of diversity contributions.

Completed applications received by November 25th, 2019 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/JPF01597.

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.

More information about the Computer Engineering Program