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Research Assistant Professor, Transforming Antennas Center (TAC)
Florida International University

Date Posted Oct. 23, 2019
Title Research Assistant Professor, Transforming Antennas Center (TAC)
University Florida International University
Miami, FL, United States
Department Transforming Antennas Center
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Research Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering

Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a "R1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity" and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy and is ranked second in Florida in Forbes Magazine’s "America’s Best Employers" list. FIU graduates are consistently among the highest paid college graduates in Florida and are among the leaders of public and private organizations throughout South Florida. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities including the Wall of Wind Research and Testing Facility, FIU’s Medina Aquarius Program and the Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida- FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit

Florida International University invites applications for one non-Tenure Track Research Assistant Professor position in the Transforming Antennas Center (TAC) at FIU in the College of Engineering and Computing. TAC is devoted to world-class research in foldable, deployable, reconfigurable, and multifunctional electromagnetic systems.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical and Computer Engineering and expertise in the areas of computational electromagnetics and/or antennas.

Successful candidates will be expected to produce high quality research at TAC, show excellence in their scholarly activities and perform the following duties:

Conduct research on antennas, electromagnetics and computational electromagnetics
Publish research results in leading peer-reviewed journals and conferences on antennas and electromagnetics, and
Teach classes related to antennas, microwave engineering and/or electromagnetics

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 518717 at and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and research statement as a single pdf file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least two references who will be contacted as determined by the search committee. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by November 21st, 2019. Review will continue until position is filled.

  • FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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