Assistant/Associate/Full Teaching Professor - Electrical and
Computer Engineering - Roux Institute
About the Opportunity
About the Opportunity:
Northeastern University invites applications for full-time,
non-tenure track teaching faculty in the field of Electrical and
Computer Engineering, located at the Roux Institute in Portland,
Maine. The Roux Institute seeks to grow graduate programs in life
sciences and engineering that support the growing tech and life
science economy in Maine and Northern New England through teaching,
research, partnership, and entrepreneurship.
A faculty member at the rank of Assistant /Associate/Full Teaching
Professor is sought to teach full time at the Roux Institute,
Northeastern University's Portland, Maine Campus.
The Assistant/Associate/Full Teaching Professor will teach up to
six (6) courses per academic year in the M.S. in Electrical and
Computer Engineering program with a concentration on Computer
Networks and Security. This individual will collaborate with
teaching and research faculty at the Roux and on the Boston campus
to build curriculum to support the expansion of the Electrical and
Computer Engineering Department. This individual will play a key
role in growing the enrollment in Roux engineering programs and in
developing relationships with industry partners and customized
learning experiences with Institute partners (credit and non-credit
bearing). This individual will also participate in extending
existing programming into an interdisciplinary curriculum that will
cross the Roux's computational programming offerings to address
Maine's unique needs in the field.
This unique position seeks to integrate professional practice into
learner education, supporting Northeastern's mission to develop
wholly immersive learning and discovery experiences. The successful
candidate will hold a faculty appointment in Northeastern's
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and will be a
member of the Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things.
Teaching responsibilities are subject to modification based on the
program's needs and at the Roux Institute Director of Life Sciences
and Engineering's discretion based upon time commitment of the
service requirements and require a willingness to support
high-quality teaching and standards through preparation of lectures
based on course materials provided; effective facilitation of rich,
respectful debates and discussions in an in-person or hybrid class;
timely review and grading of assignments with appropriate coaching
and feedback to the students; consistent connection with students
and their performance; adherence to Northeastern's policies.
- Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or related field by
the appointment start date.
- Well-versed in communication networks, wireless systems and
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to work
productively and successfully interact with students, faculty,
staff, and industry partners.
Application must include cover letter, CV, statement of teaching
interests and objectives, teaching evaluations (if available), a
1-page statement of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion,
and names and contact information of at least three
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and
support of diversity and inclusion, please see
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