The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Kentucky invites applications from outstanding candidates for one or more tenure track faculty positions. Rank and compensation will be based on qualifications. Outstanding candidates in all areas of electrical and computer engineering are invited, but with preference for candidates with research in or related to Computer Engineering, Power Systems, Manufacturing/Control Systems, and related areas.
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department has strong research programs in computational electromagnetics, computer cluster architectures, controls, embedded systems, nanoscience, power systems, multidimensional and multimodal signal processing, and other ECE fields. The department encourages cross-area and cross-disciplinary collaborations: the department’s 22 full-time faculty members are actively involved with several multidisciplinary institutes, including the Power and Energy Institute of Kentucky (PEIK), Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CeNSE), the Center for Visualization and Virtual Environments, the Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing (ISM), and the NASA-Kentucky space program. Faculty members collaborate with colleagues from across campus, including the College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, and College of Agriculture, and they partner with entrepreneurs and industry. The department seeks faculty candidates that will leverage collaborations to build internationally recognized research programs.
Founded in 1865 as a land-grant institution adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the Bluegrass region of Kentucky. Recently ranked as one of the safest, most creative, and the brainiest cities in the nation, Lexington is an ideal location to experience the work-life balance that the University strives to provide to its employees. See for yourself what makes UK one great place to work.
For more information on applying for the position, visit https://ukjobs.uky.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp
Click on the Custom Job Search button, go to the Requisition no. box, enter Requistion # SM549129 and click search. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related field.
The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women.