Position Summary:

The School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Electrical Power and Energy Engineering. However, applicants with exceptional potential for externally funded research in any area of Electrical Engineering will be considered. This position is a 100%, continuing tenure track Assistant Professor position with a start date of August 16, 2024.

Housed within the College of Engineering, Computing, Technology, and Mathematics, the School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering has state-of-the-art teaching and research infrastructure. Relevant to this position, the School offers a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and MS, and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering. The School houses a site of an Industry/University Cooperative Research Center funded by the National Science Foundation and the Center’s member companies, and a research Consortium established by the State of Illinois. Its faculty are active in acquiring extramural research funding from federal agencies, industry, and state agencies. The School provides support and excellent opportunities for the development of new faculty. To learn more visit https://engineering.siu.edu/elec/.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the School. Engage in an active program of research by publishing in peer-reviewed journals and acquiring competitive external funding. Supervise doctoral and master’s students. Provide school/university/professional service.

About Southern Illinois University, School of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering

The School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering offers courses leading to a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer EngineeringBachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering, and a PreMedical Specialization. The program also offers graduate courses leading to a Master of Science degreeMaster of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering, and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering. 

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is one of the few institutions in the country to offer a concurrent degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Law. Students applying to this program are expected to possess an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering or related field. Students are able to tailor their program of study to focus on legal principles and policies involving the engineering profession including patent, copyright, trademark, environmental and electronic commerce laws, federal regulation of electronic media and other engineering-related areas of law.