Open Positions

The UNC Charlotte Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites interested applicants to apply electronically for available positions at UNC Charlotte's Applicant Site.

Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)

The UNC Charlotte Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) invites applications for three tenure-track Assistant Professor positions starting from Fall 2022. Candidates with strong academic records and research interests in all areas of ECE are encouraged to apply with particular interest in the following:

1.  AI and imaging (Position #004378): Core areas of expertise include signal and image processing, computer vision, machine learning, AI, autonomous systems, and related areas.

2. Communication networks (Position #004414): Core areas include computer networks, mobile and wireless networks, with special interests in current and emerging topics such as IoT, 5G networks and beyond, machine learning for communications, networking infrastructure for smart cities, software defined networks, and related areas.

3. Devices and systems (Position #004453): Core areas of interests include electronic, optoelectronic, power electronic, electromagnetic, nanoscale devices and systems. Applicants with synergistic potential in related areas are also encouraged to apply.

Candidates should be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, development of sponsored research programs, supervision of student research, student mentoring, and academic services. Priority will be given to candidates having original and promising research as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications, potential for success in extramural funding, and a plan for future research that integrates well with existing department strengths and the ability to contribute to diversity initiatives. A Ph.D. degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or equivalent is required by the time of contract.

The ECE department offers B.S. and M.S. degrees in both Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering, with approximately 700 undergraduate and 175 graduate students; see  http://ece.charlotte.edu. The ECE Department currently comprises 33 full time faculty members who are actively engaged in research and teaching in the broad areas of computer systems, communications, controls, signal/image processing, electronics devices, and power and energy systems.

Applications must be made electronically at  https://jobs.charlotte.edu for Position #004378 (AI and imaging), Position #004414 (communication networks), or Position #004453 (devices and systems). Applicants should submit a complete resume/curriculum vitae, a cover letter/letter of intent, a statement of teaching and research experience/goals, and contact information of at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Candidates having demonstrated ability to contribute to diversity initiatives are encouraged to apply. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution.

 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (TENURE-TRACK)

The UNC Charlotte Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor starting in Spring 2022. Candidates with strong academic records and research interests in all areas of computer engineering including high performance computing, parallel and distributed computing, embedded computing systems, cloud and edge computing, artificial intelligence, machine learning, human-computer interaction, security and privacy, and others are encouraged to apply. Exceptional candidates in related areas such as computer vision, image processing and robotics, will also be considered.

Candidates should be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, development of sponsored research programs, supervision of student research, student mentoring, and academic services. Priority will be given to candidates having original and promising research as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications, potential for success in extramural funding, and a plan for future research that integrates well with existing department strengths. A Ph.D. degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or equivalent is required by the time of contract. 

Special Notes to Applicants: Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (Position # 004375). Applicants should submit a complete resume/curriculum vitae, a cover letter/letter of intent, a statement of teaching and research experience/goals, and contact information of at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Candidates having demonstrated ability to contribute to diversity initiatives are encouraged to apply. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution.