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Adjunct Teaching Professor-Electrical Engineering
Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Date Posted Jul. 8, 2020
Title Adjunct Teaching Professor-Electrical Engineering
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Department
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
 
 



JOB TITLE
Adjunct Teaching Professor-Electrical Engineering

LOCATION
Worcester

DEPARTMENT NAME
CPE- Instructors - JM

DIVISION NAME
Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
Worcester Polytechnic Institute invites applications for the position of Adjunct Teaching Professor. The University welcomes culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the scholarship of teaching, discovery, application and integration of knowledge.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking part time adjunct faculty to teach day and/or evening classes for our Corporate and Professional Education Department. Part-time faculty positions are created to provide an available applicant pool for the department. Positions will be filled on an as needed basis. Start dates will vary by course and semester.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Adjunct Teaching Professor will potentially develop and teach graduate courses off campus in a corporate setting and online. Specific topics of interest include:
  • Wireless communication, to include signal detection and estimation,
  • Information theory
  • digital communications
  • software defined radio (SDR)
  • spectrum sensing and cognitive radio (CR)
  • cryptography and data security
  • machine learning and artificial intelligence in cybersecurity
  • blockchain and cryptocurrencies


Knowledge of wireless network cyber security vulnerabilities and defense is also of interest.

Ideal applicant will hold an advance degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline with significant practical experience in the relevant area , as well as having successful graduate teaching experience. Abilities to teach in other areas is also valued.

Required Documents
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • List of References


WPI Evaluates Candidates based on the following criteria. Thank you for your interest in joining our Faculty team.
  • Relevant Skills & Experience for the Role
  • Educational Background
  • Adaptability
  • Teamwork and Inclusion
  • Continuous Learning
  • Achievement Orientation


FLSA STATUS
United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

To apply, visit: https://wpi.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/WPI_External_Career_Site/job/Worcester/Adjunct-Teaching-Professor-Electrical-Engineering_R0000288

About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.

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