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The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

Head, Department of Electrical Engineering (pct121113)

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications. This page is still available for reference.

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) invites nominations and applications for the position of Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering. The Electrical Engineering Department at UT Dallas has over 45 faculty members, more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 400 graduate students and offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Telecommunications Engineering. The Electrical Engineering Department is also home to the Texas Analog Center of Excellence. Areas of research expertise include microelectronics, optics, communications, signal processing, analog electronics, power and energy systems, biomedical devices and systems, telecommunications and wireless networks, and control.

In addition to Electrical Engineering, the Erik Johnson School is home to the Departments of Computer Science, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Systems Engineering and has interdisciplinary programs in Computer Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering and Software Engineering, as well as the Texas Analog Center of Excellence.

The University of Texas at Dallas is situated in Richardson, one of the most attractive suburbs of the Dallas metropolitan area with several hundred high-tech companies within a few miles of the campus, including Texas Instruments, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Lennox, Rockwell-Collins, Nortel Networks, Alcatel, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, Samsung, Fujitsu, Cisco Systems, EDS, Zyvex, and Intervoice. Opportunities for joint university-industry research projects are excellent. The Erik Jonsson School is experiencing a very rapid growth as part of a $300 million program of funding from public and private sources. As a result, the school is expanding its existing programs, establishing new programs, and recruiting outstanding faculty. In addition to people and programs, a $100 million state-of-the art building for interdisciplinary research in engineering and science was inaugurated in 2007.

Qualified candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education a record of accomplishment commensurate with appointment at the Full Professor level. For more information contact Dr. Yves Chabal, Search Committee Chair, at chabal@utdallas.edu.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status, or sexual orientation.

Applicants should provided the following information: resume, statement of vision, and full contact information for four or more professional references via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2012

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications. This page is still available for reference.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.