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Instructional Faculty - Electrical and Computer Engineering
The University of Iowa

Date Posted Feb. 6, 2020
Title Instructional Faculty - Electrical and Computer Engineering
University The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA, United States
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled.
Position Start Date August 2020
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  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Core Faculty
    Senior Lecturer
    Prof of Practice/Clinical Prof
  • Computer Engineering
    Computer Science

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Iowa ( invites applications and nominations for a Lecturer, Associate Professor of Instruction or Associate Professor of Practice on the instructional faculty track in the general area of Computer Science and Engineering to begin in the fall semester 2020.

This position requires a PhD in computer engineering, computer science, or a closely related discipline, or a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree combined with professional and/or teaching experience in the disciplines listed. Required qualifications include a strong commitment to effective teaching and mentoring students in the general area of Computer Science and Engineering, excellent communication skills, the potential to be an effective instructor and a commitment to fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment.

The University of Iowa understands the link between diversity and excellence in education. We embrace our responsibility to create a welcoming and inclusive campus culture so that all community members are able to unlock their own potential. Faculty members in the College of Engineering contribute to this mission by designing curricula, research programs, and engagement opportunities that advance understanding of diversity and emphasize the value of global citizenship. As part of the application, candidates are required to provide a commitment to diversity statement that provides their perspective on the educational challenges faced by underrepresented and disadvantaged populations and describes their past, current and planned future efforts to advance diversity and inclusion in alignment with the University of Iowa’s mission and values in the areas of teaching, research mentoring and broader impacts, or other professional service. To learn more about the University of Iowa’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, visit

We are committed to recruiting and retaining the most talented and diverse faculty and staff, which involves providing opportunities for employees to "Build a Career | Build a Life." For more information about local work/life resources, including dual-career support, please see: Salary and benefits are excellent.

It is expected that the successful candidate will be an engaging and effective teacher of undergraduate computer science and engineering courses. Position responsibilities include classroom teaching of undergraduate courses, effective laboratory development and supervision, undergraduate student advising, and working with other faculty on innovative teaching methods and curricular advances. The salary and work expectations are based on the University’s nine-month academic calendar.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and will be accepted until the position is filled.

A detailed description of the position qualifications, and the application process can be found at: under the faculty section, searching requisition #73704. We enthusiastically invite applications from women and underrepresented minority groups.

Further inquiries regarding this position can be sent to Sarah Lobb, Human Resources Administrator, at

  • The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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  • Sarah Lobb
    College of Engineering Human Resources
    The University of Iowa
    Iowa City, IA


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