The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Oakland University (OU) invites applicants for an Assistant Professor tenure-track faculty position in Electrical Engineering starting in Fall 2017. Research and teaching with commitment to excellence is required. Candidates with expertise in robotics including autonomous robotics (ground, aerial, and marine), smart cars, human-robot interaction, biomedical or biomimetic robotics, industrial robotics, advanced manufacturing, robotic systems control, and other areas are especially encouraged to apply. The successful candidates will be expected to teach and develop undergraduate and graduate courses and laboratories, initiate and integrate strong research programs, direct graduate students, and attract external research funding.
OU is a Ph.D. offering public institution located in southeastern Michigan at the intellectual center of the Automotive Industry, adjacent to the Oakland Technology Park, and within the Oakland County Automation Alley. OU offers an exemplary fringe benefit package. The ECE Department has 17 tenure track faculty members and a special instructor, and offers BSE, MS, and Ph.D. programs.
Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. degree. Candidates who are ABD and near completion will be considered if they can demonstrate evidence of completing degree requirements by August 15, 2017.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with a detailed curriculum vita, a teaching statement, a research statement, unofficial transcripts, and the name, address, telephone number and email address of three references using our online application system. If you have any questions, please contact Professor Darrin M. Hanna at email@example.com. For full consideration applications should be submitted by February 19, 2017. Review will continue until the position is filled.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public se...rvice. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.