Assistant Professor of Electrical

Utah, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 06, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)

Requisition Number: F00149P: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Job Description:
The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at Weber State University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position to start fall semester 2021. In addition to teaching a standard load of 12 credits per semester, faculty are expected to pursue scholarly activities and perform university-related service. Qualified candidates are expected to teach a range of curricular topics in the ECE department.

Job Duties:

Required Qualifications:
Minimum requirements are a doctorate in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a closely related field plus two years of industrial experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred candidates will have university-level teaching experience and a strong commitment to undergraduate education.

Background Check? Yes

Benefits Summary:
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays.

Full/Part Time: Full Time
Open Date: 10/06/2020
Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Notes to Applicants:
To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, current CV, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Screening of applications will begin December 14, 2020. Position will remain open until filled.

Criminal background check required as a condition of employment.

Weber State University’s location at the base of the Wasatch Mountains offers an outstanding quality of life and unparalleled natural beauty. Three world-class ski resorts are located within 45 minutes of campus, and Utah’s five national parks are just a few hours away.

Physical Activity of this position: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction., Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position. , Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. , Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. , Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance.

Physical Requirements of this position: Light work. Exerting up to 20 lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs of force frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Use of arm and/or leg controls exerting forces greater than that for sedentary work.

Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading.

The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: None. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).

To apply, visit