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Job ID: 221661

Faculty, Computer Engineering
Mercer University

Date Posted Sep. 19, 2023
Title Faculty, Computer Engineering
University Mercer University
Macon, GA, United States
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Computer Engineering


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Job Title:

Faculty, Computer Engineering



Environmental and Civil Engineering



School Of Engineering


Primary Job Posting Location:

Macon, GA 31207



Additional Job Posting Locations:

(Other locations that this position could be based)



Job Details:

The Mercer University School of Engineering (MUSE) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Computer Engineering starting August 2024.



Candidates are sought to enhance the Department’s focus on emerging technologies in Computer Engineering, particularly with expertise, scholarly interest, and an excellent capacity for teaching and research in all areas within Computer Engineering, such as digital systems design, microprocessors, embedded systems, circuits, computer architecture, high-performance computing, or other emerging fields in computer engineering. The successful candidate for the position must be able and willing to teach computer engineering courses at the undergraduate level and occasionally at the graduate level as necessary. Tenure will be based on excellent teaching, research, scholarly publications and service work.



A minimum of an earned Ph.D. in Computer Engineering or a related discipline is required (or evidence that the Ph.D. will be complete by August 2024). Preference will be given to candidates with prior teaching experience at the college level and consulting or industrial experience. Experience with professional organizations such as ABET, ASEE, IEEE, etc., is highly desirable. Rank will be determined based on the credentials of the selected candidate.


Additional Information:

Mercer’s undergraduate engineering program is ABET/EAC accredited using a core curriculum model. The School of Engineering offers both Bachelor and Master of Science in Engineering degrees with specializations in biomedical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, industrial, and mechanical as well as engineering-related programs in cyber systems, technical communications, and industrial management. The undergraduate curriculum is dynamic, innovative, broadly based, and includes the option of an integrated BSE/MSE degree program for qualified candidates. Total engineering enrollment is over 750 students.


Selection of the final candidate is contingent on a successful background check.


Interested and qualified individuals desiring to join the school’s dedicated faculty should complete the brief online application at and attach a 1) cover letter, 2) current curriculum vitae, 3) statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and 4) a list of four professional references. Review of applicants will begin October 31, 2023, and continue until the position is filled. Visit the School of Engineering website at


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Job Family:

Faculty Engineering


EEO Statement:



Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.




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Contact Information

  • Donald Ekong
    Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Mercer University


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