Electrical and Computer Engineering Faculty Positions
Job no: 496365
Position type: full-time
Location: Lewisburg, PA
Categories: Electrical & Computer Engineering
The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Bucknell University has two open-rank, tenure-track faculty positions to begin August 2020. Candidates should have teaching and scholarly interests situated towards the computer engineering end of the electrical-computer engineering spectrum and the department is open to a wide range of specializations within the discipline. Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in computer or electrical engineering or a closely related field by the beginning of their appointment.
Bucknell values a balance between teaching and peer-reviewed scholarship. Successful candidates will demonstrate potential in these areas as well as being able to contribute to the larger community through service. Application materials should describe how the candidate can contribute to creating transformative learning experiences for undergraduate students through engaging learning environments and innovative curricula, outline the candidate’s scholarly interests and how they contribute to societal good, and discuss the candidate’s plans for service to the university, discipline, community, and/or society. The department values innovative approaches to all three areas. Review of applications will begin on November 1st and continue until the positions are filled.
Bucknell University is a private, highly ranked, primarily undergraduate, national liberal arts institution that also offers strong professional programs in engineering, management, education, and music.
Bucknell University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The university believes that students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Applications from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education are encouraged.
Bucknell is committed to creating a climate that fosters inclusion, growth, and development for a diverse student body, and seeks candidates who are also committed these goals.
Bucknell is committed to supporting the teacher-scholar model of faculty development. The teaching load is 5 courses per year. With a student-faculty ratio of about 9:1, small class sizes are a hallmark of the Bucknell educational experience. The university sponsors a range of activities to support the development of its faculty, including a Teaching-Learning Center and generous research support and leave policies.
Bucknell is located in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, on the banks of the Susquehanna River. The Lewisburg area offers a combination of outdoor recreation opportunities and small-town amenities. In addition to the cultural and athletic events offered at the University and in town, the region offers strong schools and medical facilities, and an affordable cost of living. Bucknell is about three hours from Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.
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