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 or Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

The UNC Charlotte Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) invites applications for multiple 9-month tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at Assistant, Associate or Full Professor ranks starting from Spring 2024 for positions #004461, #001717, and #004453. Candidates are sought to fill positions in the areas of:

1. Electromagnetics with expertise in electromagnetics, metamaterials, photonics, acoustics, massive MIMO antennas, beamforming, antenna design, RF/millimeter/THz devices and systems, electromagnetic modeling and simulation, and time-variant and non-reciprocal electromagnetic devices. Exception candidates in related areas are encouraged to apply.

2. Semiconductor devices with expertise in semiconductor device physics, electronics, optoelectronics, power electronics, nanoscale and novel devices, and semiconductor device design and fabrication techniques. Exceptional candidates in other areas are 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 and aspirational department strengths. Hires at the rank of an Associate Professor and Full Professor are also expected to have demonstrated success in receiving extramural research funding, supervising/mentoring of graduate students, and teaching. A Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering and related fields 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 650 undergraduate and 175 graduate students; see The ECE Department currently comprises 37 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, metamaterials and devices, and power and energy systems.

Applications must be made electronically at  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 September 15, 2023, and the position will remain open until filled. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.