The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invites applications for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions at all levels. Outstanding candidates in all areas of ECE will be considered, with emphasis on cyber physical systems, control, robotics, machine learning and big data, renewable energy, electric power systems, and smart grid. Candidates who bridge multiple areas are especially encouraged to apply.
All candidates must have a doctorate in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a closely related field, with degree requirements completed before the date of appointment. Applications should be submitted online at https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=72017&job=open-rank-tenure-track-tenured-faculty-electrical-and-computer-engineering and should include (1) a letter of application indicating the candidate’s qualifications and area of expertise, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) names and contact information of three references entered in the Reference section of the online application, (4) at least one area of expertise specified in the skills section, and (5) separate one-page statements outlining future teaching and research plans. For full consideration, applications must be received by January 6, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Located in the heart of vibrant Chicago, UIC is the largest institution of higher education in the area serving one of the nation’s most diverse student bodies. It is an excellent place for multidisciplinary work with opportunities to work with the largest medical school in the country and with experts in fields such as health sciences, social sciences, urban planning, and business. The ECE Department at UIC has 31 full-time faculty members including 7 IEEE Fellows and 8 NSF CAREER award recipients. The department offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees. The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.