The Higher Ed Job Site For Academics

Search for University Jobs in Engineering

Job ID: 96876

Computer Engineering
San Jose State University

  • Sep. 12, 2017
  • Computer Engineering
  • n/a
  • San Jose State University
    San Jose, CA
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Computer Engineering
Download PDF
E-mail me this higher education job!
Save For Later
Print This

Refer a Friend of Colleague

View Similar University Jobs
View University Jobs in California  CALIFORNIA



Computer Engineering

Specialization: Computer/Software Engineering 2 Positions
Job Opening ID (JOID): 24231
Rank: Assistant/ Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

The Computer Engineering Department at San Jose State University (SJSU) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Areas of particular interest include virtual and augmented reality, machine learning and artificial intelligence, robotics, cloud computing and virtualization, big data, networking, mobile systems, cyber security, computer systems architecture, FPGA, and embedded systems, but other areas in computer and software engineering will also be considered.

Applicants must have a doctorate in Computer/Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a closely related field by the start of the appointment.
For appointment at the Assistant Professor rank, the candidate must demonstrate potential for teaching and scholarly excellence. For appointment at the Associate Professor rank, the candidate must have a record of broad teaching experience and significant scholarly and professional achievements commensurate with the rank.
Applicants must have a strong commitment to teaching excellence, dedication to continued professional development and scholarship, and a broad knowledge of computer/software engineering. Demonstrated ability in written and oral use of the English language is required.
Applicants should demonstrate awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural population as might have been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and other comparable experience.

A faculty member is expected to teach, supervise, and advise students in both undergraduate and graduate programs, and to establish a research program related to his/her field of interest.
A faculty member will participate in shared governance, usually in department, college, and university committee and other service assignments.
A faculty member must address the needs of a student population of great diversity – in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academic preparation – through course materials, teaching strategies and advisement.

Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Starting Date: August 17, 2018

Eligibility: Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

Application Procedure:
For full consideration, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests/ philosophy, research plans, and three confidential letters of recommendation with contact information by January 8, 2018 to

Please include Job Opening ID (JOID) on all correspondence.

Screening of applications will begin January 8, 2018. The positions remain open until filled.

The AE Department offers two degree-programs: an MSAE program with an approximate enrollment of 70 and an ABET- accredited BSAE program with an approximate enrollment of 320. Our programs are well known for providing a hands- on engineering education; most of our courses are offered as lecture/lab. AE faculty and students are involved in a variety of projects, many with industry collaboration. The College is the leading provider of engineers to Silicon Valley industry. The campus enrolls more than 30,000 students, a significant percentage of whom are members of minority groups. Student populations in the Department and the College are very diverse.

San Jose State University is California's oldest institution of public higher learning. The campus is located on the southern end of San Francisco Bay in downtown San Jose (Pop. 1,000,000), hub of the world-famous Silicon Valley high- technology research and development center. Many of California's most popular national, recreational, and cultural attractions are conveniently close. A member of the 23-campus CSU system, San Jose State University enrolls approximately 33,000 students, a significant percentage of whom are members of minority groups. The University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty so our disciplines, students and the community can benefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.

San Jose State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. This policy applies to all San Jose State University students, faculty, and staff as well as University programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations are made for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose. Note that all San Jose State University employees are considered mandated reporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The latest San Jose State University Safety 101 Uniform Campus Crime and Security Report is available. You may request a copy of San Jose State University's annual safety report by contacting the University Police Department at (408) 924-2222 or by visiting the University Police Department website at (


Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • N/A
    San Jose State University


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

RSS for the latest higher education jobs
Atom for the latest higher education jobs

Academic Homes