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Hiring multiple Faculty Positions in the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science
Portland State University

Date Posted Aug. 15, 2019
Title Hiring multiple Faculty Positions in the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science
University Portland State University
Portland, OR, United States
Department Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering
Application Deadline Open until finalist are identified
Position Start Date September 2020
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Water Resources Engineering
    Structural Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Civil Engineering
    Engineering - Other

The Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science at Portland State University is on the move! We have an exciting new strategic vision "Bright Minds, Brilliant Cities" that is informing faculty hiring, curriculum reform, research investments and new partnerships ( Honesty, integrity and respect for others, as well as expanding opportunities for social mobility for our students, are key values of our vision.

We are immersed in beautiful Portland, Oregon ranked among America’s Best Cities in many categories, which serves as our living laboratory. MCECS currently serves over 3,000 undergraduate, Master’s and Ph.D. students in five Departments: Civil & Environmental, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer, Engineering & Technology Management, and Mechanical & Materials. Please consider joining our exciting community!

We are hiring in the areas of computer science, structural engineering, water resources engineering, and power engineering.

Outstanding candidates who can effectively teach and mentor a diverse student body and develop a robust research program are strongly encouraged to apply. While the target of hiring is at the Assistant Professor level, outstanding applicants may be considered at the Associate Level. The proposed start date is September 2020.

We seek candidates with the following research focus in one or more of the following areas:

Computer Science: all areas, with a preference for candidates who will enhance or complement our existing areas of research expertise (data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence, networking and systems, privacy and security, programming languages and formal methods, software engineering, visualization, computer science education), and/or whose work is aligned with the department’s strategic vision for Trusted Cities, Technology for the People, an effort that supports transparent, equitable, and reliable computing to improve the health of people and the cities that they live in.

Civil and Environmental Engineering (Structural): theoretical structural mechanics of materials and/or systems, advanced computational modeling, cyber physical systems, data analysis, modeling and prognosis using sensor data, and/or innovative materials/structures for a sustainable infrastructure.

Civil and Environmental Engineering (Water Resources): water resources and management, watersheds, hydrology and hydrologic modeling, fluvial and coastal systems, and the role/impact of climate change in the environment.

Electrical and Computer Engineering (Power Systems): electric power systems research such as cyber-physical power systems, power system data science, power systems cybersecurity, or distributed power systems modeling. Strong candidates in other power related areas may also be considered.

To Apply
Please read the full job announcements and requirements on the PSU Website at:
Applicants are expected to hold or be near completion of a PhD degree in above areas or other relevant field. Non PhD candidates will be required to have completed the PhD by their start date.

  • Portland State University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Institution that welcomes applications from diverse candidates who support diversity. Our university community values campus diversity and we encourage members of historically under-represented groups to apply.

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Contact Information

  • PSU Human Resources
    Portland State University
    Portland, OR 97201


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