Purdue University
Indiana, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted date
Sep 13, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Engineering
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University invites applications for a tenured Associate/Full Professor position. Purdue University seeks to attract exceptional candidates with expertise in new-era cross-layer microelectronics, including materials, devices, integrated circuits, and systems. We are seeking applications from researchers who understand the need to perform scientific work across more than just one of the above fields to realize the next generation of microelectronics. The scope includes hardware solutions that involve heterogeneous integration and advanced packaging concepts. Candidates with expertise in open-source design tools with security, robustness, open-source IP, and packaging as foundational aspects of the design methodology are also encouraged to apply. Successful candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering or a related discipline and demonstrate excellent potential to build an independent research program, as well as the potential to educate and mentor students.  The successful candidate will conduct original research, advise graduate students, teach undergraduate and graduate level courses, and perform service at the School, College, and University levels.


The Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is the largest academic unit at Purdue University and one of the largest in the nation with more than 110 faculty members (6 NAE members, more than 40 Fellows in multiple societies), 1,700 undergraduate students (sophomores-seniors) and 1,000 graduate students. ECE is home to the NSF Network for Computational Nanotechnology (NSF NCN, nanoHUB), the SRC/DARPA Center for Brain Inspired Computing Enabling (C-BRIC), and big SRC center-level efforts in new-era electronics. ECE faculty lead the Birck Nanotechnology Center and various research areas under two NSF Engineering Research Centers (ERCs). ECE’s undergraduate, graduate and online programs rank 10th, 11th, and 1st in the nation, respectively


The School is an integral part of Purdue’s College of Engineering. Purdue Engineering is one of the largest and top-ranked engineering colleges in the nation (2nd public college for engineering, 3rd for online graduate engineering programs, 4th for graduate programs, 6th in the world for utility patents, and 9th for undergraduate programs) and renowned for top-notch faculty, students, unique research facilities, and a culture of collegiality and excellence. The College goal of Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale is guiding strategic growth in new directions, by investing in people, exciting initiatives, and facilities.


Applications must be submitted electronically via this site:

including (1) a complete curriculum vita, (2) teaching plan, (3) research plan, (4) a diversity and inclusion statement indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion, and (5) names and contact information for at least 4 references. The search committee may contact references to request letters. For information/questions regarding applications contact the Office of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, at Review of applications will begin on September 15th, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.  A background check is required for employment in this position.


Purdue is an ADVANCE institution The Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including discovery, instruction, and engagement. Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge Program that provides dual career assistance and relocation services.


Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women,

individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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