Faculty Position in Distributed and Secure Hardware Systems

Ecole polytechnique federale de Lausanne - EPFL - School of Engineering

The School of Engineering (STI) of EPFL invites applications for a faculty position in electronic design for distributed and secure hardware systems at the tenure-track assistant professor level at the EPFL Lausanne campus. 

Research activities should relate to one or more of the following subjects: safe and secure circuit design and design tools, hardware components and design methods for Internet of Things (IoT), automotive electronic systems, dependable system-on-chip architectures. 

Research activities with an emphasis on experimental approaches and links with industry will be strongly encouraged so as to benefit from the unique experimental facilities that will be made available at the EPFL Lausanne campus in electronics and communication engineering. 

As a faculty member of the School of Engineering, the successful candidate will be expected to initiate an independent and creative research program and participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Internationally competitive salaries, start-up resources and benefits are offered. 

EPFL, with its main campus located in Lausanne, Switzerland, is a dynamically growing and well-funded institution fostering excellence and diversity. It has a highly international campus at an exceptionally attractive location boasting first-class infrastructure. As a technical university covering essentially the entire palette of engineering and science, EPFL offers a fertile environment for research cooperation between different disciplines. The EPFL environment is multi-lingual and multi-cultural, with English often serving as a common interface. 

Applications should include a cover letter with a statement of motivation, curriculum vitae, list of publications and patents, concise statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and addresses of at least five referees. Applications must be uploaded in PDF format to the recruitment web site: http://professeurs.epfl.ch/page-134781-en.html

Formal evaluation of candidates will begin on December 1st, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. 

Enquiries may be addressed to: 

Prof. Giovanni De Micheli
Search Committee Chair
Email: iel-search@epfl.ch 

For additional information on EPFL, please consult the web sites: www.epfl.chsti.epfl.ch and iel.epfl.ch

EPFL is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, and strongly encourages women to apply.

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