Faculty Position in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Khalifa University - The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

About Khalifa University:
Khalifa University is an independent, non-profit coeducational institution, dedicated to the advancement of learning through teaching and research, and discovery and application of knowledge. It pursues international recognition as a world-class research intensive university, with a strong reputation for interdisciplinary teaching and research. The University is actively developing an international network of partners and innovative research programs to advance regionally relevant research and innovation in the UAE and the region at large. Research within the University intersects Departments, Institutes and Centers, as well as the work of individual faculty, to address thematic priorities such as Aerospace, Transport & Logistics; Energy & Environment; Healthcare; Information & Communication Technology; and Security.

About the Department:
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is the oldest academic unit within the College of Engineering with a long tradition on academic teaching and research excellence. Its three undergraduate academic programs are ABET accredited and diverse, as they span the broad areas of electrical and electronic, communications, and computer engineering. It also offers high-caliber graduate programs on both Masters and PhD level and has an established record of successfully completed projects in cutting-edge research themes.

Detailed information can be found at: http://www.kustar.ac.ae/pages/department-of-electrical-and-computer-engineering/13396

About the Role:
Starting in Spring 2017 or Fall 2017, this position will conduct teaching, research and academic service. Academic rank is open, however preference will be given to Assistant Professors. 

The candidate should have an expertise in emerging smart environmental technologies, like sensor-based/collaborative systems for energy harvesting/efficiency, smart grid, and other applications, as well as in methods like analytic performance evaluation, optimization, and signal processing. The candidate is expected to have a strong research potential, demonstrated by relevant publications in high-impact journals, and teaching experience in the above mentioned areas. The candidate must possess excellent communication skills. Successful candidates are expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels, establish and maintain active research programs that lead to peer-reviewed publications in high-impact professional journals, and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession. 

Successful candidates are also expected to be involved in thematic research within one or more of the university research priority areas.

About The Person:
The candidate is expected to have a strong research potential, demonstrated by relevant publications in high-impact journals, and teaching experience in above mentioned areas. The candidate must possess excellent communication skills. The medium of instruction across Khalifa University is English.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Teaching Statement
  3. Research Statement

For more information, visit http://careers.kustar.ac.ae/kustar/VacancyDetail.aspx?VacancyID=115935&pageid=20106

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