The California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) seeks faculty candidates for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the Computer Engineering Program starting January 2014. CSUF is an urban university located in Orange County, surrounded by high technology industry and a diverse community. For more information about the program, please visit our website at http://www.fullerton.edu/ecs/cpe
Faculty member will regularly teach all levels of computer engineering courses for majors and non-majors; advise students; serve on academic committees; and contribute to Program and University governance. Faculty members are expected to be team players willing to contribute to the mission of the Computer Engineering Program, College of Engineering and Computer Science, and the University. Positive tenure and promotion decisions require excellent teaching, research, refereed publishing, and participation in the university and the profession. Candidates from groups traditionally underrepresented in engineering are encouraged to apply.
Areas of specialization
The desired areas of specialization for this position include, but are not limited to, hardware-based computer security, digital VLSI, analog/mixed-Signal VLSI, embedded systems, computer architecture, and digital system design and verification. Candidates should have a strong hardware background. Candidates with expertise in hardware-based approaches for computer system/subsystem security are encouraged to apply.
- An earned Ph.D. with undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer engineering or in electrical engineering with sub-specialization in computer engineering.
- Background to teach undergraduate and graduate courses as well as hardware-based laboratory courses.
- Recent research experience as evidenced by publications in refereed venues within the last three years.
- Research potential and a commitment to teaching.
- Ability and willingness to support undergraduate and graduate teaching needs of the program.
- Ability and willingness to interact effectively with a wide and culturally diverse range of students and colleagues.
Rank & Salary
The position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track). Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. CSU Fullerton operates on a semester system that enables faculty to teach in January and/or during the summer for additional salary. Faculty may also apply for intramural grants to do research during those months. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available which includes health/vision/dental plans; spouse, domestic partner and/or dependent fee-waiver; access to campus child-care as well as affordable housing program; and a defined-benefit retirement through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/documents/benefits/Faculty_Unit_3.pdf
Job Control Number
Electronic submission is preferred. For consideration, send a letter of application, your curriculum vita and the names and contact information (address, phone/FAX and email preferred) for three references to:
Chair, Search Committee
Computer Engineering Program
Room E – 100G
College of Engineering and Computer Science
California State University, Fullerton,
Fullerton, California 92834
Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received prior to September 30, 2013 will be given full consideration. Please contact (657) 278 – 5987 or email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.