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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Reports To:
Dr. Leonid Tsybeskov

Position Type:

Position Summary:
The Helen and John C. Hartmann Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites applications from outstanding individuals in all areas of power and energy systems with a focus on grid modeling and operation, power systems with large renewable penetration, digitalization and cybersecurity in power systems, and physical infrastructure at the power system levels.

Essential Functions:
The successful candidate is expected to carry out high quality scholarly research and collaborate with other faculty, as well as teach undergraduate/graduate courses.

Essential Characteristics:
Initiative, Innovation, Teamwork and Collaboration

Prerequisite Qualifications:
Applicants must hold a PhD or equivalent degree in computer/electrical engineering or a closely related field and demonstrate an ability to conduct outstanding research and education. For senior level applicants, a strong track record in externally funded research and the ability to lead large scale research and educational programs by leveraging diverse departments and university capabilities are critically important.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applications should be submitted here and must include a complete curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and the names of three references.


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