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UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Faculty Position Announcement
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth invites applications for a
tenure-track faculty position in electrical engineering at the rank of
assistant professor in the area of signal processing, with priority
given to complementing and extending existing research strengths in
underwater acoustics, bioacoustics and speech processing. The
anticipated start date is 1 September 2008.
The successful candidate will be expected to build a vigorous and
sustained research program attracting external funding and supporting
graduate students. The candidate should demonstrate a commitment to
dynamic and effective classroom instruction at the graduate and
undergraduate levels, and be able to teach general electrical
engineering courses as well as specialized electives. The successful
candidate must also hold an earned doctorate in electrical engineering
or a closely related field and be eligible to be employed in the
The ECE Department has approximately 250 undergraduate and 100
graduate majors and eighteen faculty. We offer ABET/EAC accredited BS
degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, MS degrees
in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering and a Ph.D. degree
in Electrical Engineering with a marine emphasis. The department
works closely with the UMass Dartmouth Advanced Technology and
Manufacturing Center and the School for Marine Science and Technology
to offer a variety of intern and research opportunities for
students. For more information regarding the College of Engineering
please go to http://www.umassd.edu/engineering/coe/.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled, but should be received by 1 March 2008 for full
consideration. Submit a letter of interest, detailed r,bi(Bsum,bi(B which
includes a research plan and teaching philosophy, and a list of three
professional references to:
Faculty Search (ECE),
Office of the Dean, College of Engineering,
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth,
285 Old Westport Road,
N. Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300.
An official graduate transcript will be required for finalists.
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is an EEO/AA employer