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Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering

Syracuse University
New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Oct 14, 2021
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Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering

Syracuse, NY

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Commensurate with Experience

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determined by department/chair

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Syracuse, NY

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Job Description

Syracuse University’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science ( EECS ) ( in the College of Engineering and Computer Science ( invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position who are committed to innovative teaching, inclusive excellence, and interdisciplinary collaboration.

The position targets the areas in Quantum Information Science, in particular in Quantum Engineering. A successful faculty will bring expertise in fostering collaborations between Quantum Engineering and other existing research in EECS and Physics departments. However, all areas of Quantum Information Science related to EECS will be considered, including Quantum Device and Systems Engineering, Quantum Computing Theory, Quantum Verification and Validation, and Post Quantum Cryptography.

The faculty hired will build on our existing strengths and participate in an organized interdisciplinary research cluster known as Quantum Information Science ( QIS ) Cluster. QIS spans multiple departments in the College of Arts and Sciences (Physics and Chemistry departments) and the College of Engineering and Computer Science (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department)


Candidates must have earned a doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline.

Job Specific Qualifications

We strongly encourage candidates’ applications with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion, and excellence in both teaching and research.


Candidates will engage in research and scholarly activity, including publishing in peer-reviewed publications, presenting at conferences and obtaining external funding, teach graduate and undergraduate courses, mentor and advise undergraduate and graduate students, involve undergraduate students in research, and participate in professional, university, and community outreach.


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Application Instructions

For full consideration, candidates must complete an online application and electronically attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and contact information of three professional references. To be competitive, we strongly encourage candidates to apply early.

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private, international research university with distinctive academics, diversely unique offerings and an undeniable spirit. Located in the geographic heart of New York State, with a global footprint, and nearly 150 years of history, Syracuse University offers a quintessential college experience.

The scope of Syracuse University is a testament to its strengths: a pioneering history dating back to 1870; a choice of more than 200 majors and 100 minors offered through 13 schools and colleges; nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students; more than a quarter of a million alumni in 160 countries; and a student population from all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. For more information, please visit

About the Syracuse area

Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000. The area offers a low cost of living and provides many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, professional regional theater, and premier shopping venues. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites, visiting wineries along the Finger Lakes, and biking on trails along the Erie Canal.

EEO Statement

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of engaging veterans and the military-connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War II, Syracuse University welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed Syracuse University into the national research institution it is today. The University’s contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position Syracuse University as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members.

Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community

Syracuse University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.

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