Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Seattle University

Seattle University in Washington

Deadline October 31, 2014
Date Posted July 30, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Seattle University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning September 2015. Candidates with expertise in computer engineering and/or communications as well as interest in innovative teaching pedagogies are encouraged to apply.


The successful candidate will have a strong interest in teaching and mentoring students; an established record of research; an interest in pursuing external funding; and a genuine desire to contribute to the mission of Seattle University. Responsibilities will include teaching, maintaining an ongoing research program, and providing service to the university.


Requirements: Ph.D. in electrical engineering or closely related field.


The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is housed within the College of Science and Engineering. The undergraduate electrical engineering program is ABET-accredited and supports the Universitys mission of educating the whole person, professional formation, and empowering leaders for a just and humane world.


Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic university located on 48 acres on Seattles Capitol Hill. More than 7,700 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools. U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges 2014 ranks Seattle University among the top 10 universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.


In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.


Submit applications through, including a cover letter summarizing qualifications and potential contributions to Seattle University; curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy and research plans, (unofficial) graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references. Letters of reference will be solicited upon completion of application. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 31, 2014. 


For more information about the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Seattle, visit our website at Inquiries regarding the position should be directed to Dr. Agnieszka Miguel at

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