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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Computer Engineering
Marquette University

Date Posted Oct. 3, 2019
Title Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Computer Engineering
University Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI, United States
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Application Deadline Open unitl filled
Position Start Date August 2020
  • Assistant Professor
  • Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Marquette University seeks candidates for a tenure-track faculty position in Computer Engineering starting in August 2020. Appointment will be at the assistant professor level. Faculty duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, research, and supervision of graduate students. Candidates with expertise in computer network security, secure wireless communications, Internet-of-Things (IoT) security, software defined networks, 5G MAC layer, and AI/machine learning in communication systems and networks will be given special consideration. Faculty appointments will start after completion of a doctoral degree in Computer Engineering or closely related field.

Marquette University, founded in 1881, is a comprehensive university located in downtown metropolitan Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Milwaukee provides access to a variety of cultural and entertainment amenities such as theater, music venues, and major sports franchises, as well as easy access to a variety of year-round outdoor recreation activities. Marquette’s Opus College of Engineering, founded in 1908, is the largest Catholic, Jesuit Engineering College in the nation with over 1,250 undergraduate students, 200 graduate students, and $7.4M in extramural research funding in the 2019 fiscal year. The College recently completed the first phase of several new building projects with the completion of its latest building, Engineering Hall. The second phase includes Innovation Alley, which is part of a $750 million investment in growing teaching, research, and entrepreneurship. Innovation Alley will enable further development of the extensive network the College has with the many industrial companies in the Milwaukee area.

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has 15 tenured/tenure track faculty, over 200 undergraduate and 60 graduate students. We offer ABET accredited B.S. in Electrical Engineering and B.S. in Computer Engineering degrees. Graduate degrees include Five-year B.S./M.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees.
Marquette is a family friendly university with a passion for furthering the cause of diversity and inclusion. In its pursuit of academic excellence, Marquette proactively strives to promote a workplace environment that celebrates the value of a diverse and inclusive community and enables every member to contribute to their full potential regardless of age, disability, gender, individual belief, nationality, ethnicity, profession, race, familial status, or sexual orientation.

Please submit a complete application by December 15, 2019, but review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Each application should include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, research statement, and a list of three references with their affiliations and complete contact information. For further information and application go to:

  • It is the policy of Marquette University to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other applicable federal or state-protected classification.

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