The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at
Carnegie Mellon University is accepting applications from
candidates for teaching- and research-track positions in Integrated
Circuit Design at all ranks for our Pittsburgh campus. While
there are other positions of interest for the department that
appear in other searches, this position is primarily focused on a
faculty member who could join our new initiatives in IC design and
The ECE department and College of Engineering are ranked among
the top programs in the United States, both at the undergraduate
and graduate levels. We are an extremely collaborative department
with ties to several multidisciplinary institutes and centers. We
collaborate with colleagues around the world through a number of
research and educational programs. We have world-class experimental
and computing infrastructure, including state-of-the-art
Our mission is to be a creative driver of the highest scholarly
and entrepreneurial quality that will inspire and educate engineers
to solve important societal problems. The foundation of our
collaborative research is based on a strong practice of inclusion.
We take pride and steps in considering a diverse applicant pool in
terms of gender, race, veteran status, and disability. Carnegie
Mellon University further seeks to meet the needs of dual-career
couples and is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment
Consortium (HERC) that assists with dual-career searches.
We seek individuals who hold a Ph.D. or have similar experience
in integrated circuit design and have demonstrated commitment to
our core values: creativity, quality, innovation, and collaborative
- Research-track faculty are not
required to teach but do so when it is mutually beneficial to the
faculty and the department. Research-track faculty are compensated
for both teaching and advising Ph.D. students. These faculty
members primarily focus on innovating within one or more areas of
research, forming research collaborations, and supervising Ph.D.
- Teaching-track faculty focus primarily on
teaching but our curriculum includes research opportunities as
well. Teaching-track faculty serve as a core part of our strategy
for our undergraduate education and mentoring mission.
Applications must include a curriculum vitae, research,
teaching, and diversity statements, and five letters of
recommendation. Our application review process will begin on
December 1, 2021. Carnegie Mellon is an EEO/Affirmative Action
Employer -- M/F/Disability/Veteran.