The Electrical & Systems Engineering Department is pleased to announce a full time faculty opening
The Preston M. Green Department of Electrical & Systems Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level for fall 2014. The Electrical & Systems Engineering department moved to a new building, Preston M. Green Hall, with state-of-the art facilities. Well qualified candidates at the full professor level will also be considered. Candidates should be exceptionally strong, possess novel and creative visions of research, and commit gladly to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates should have an earned doctorate in Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, Systems Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research or related fields.
Technical areas of interest include, but are not limited to, signal processing and imaging, communications, information theory, applied physics, control systems, operations research, optimization, applied mathematics, and applied statistics. Applications include biomedicine, energy, the environment, robotics, financial engineering, network sciences and modeling of physical and complex systems. In addition to teaching, successful candidates are expected to conduct research, publish in peer-reviewed journals, and participate in department and university service.
Applications will be accepted very soon, and interviews will begin after January 1, 2014. Applicants should prepare in electronic format (PDF) a letter of interest, a Curriculum Vitae, a set of three to five key publications, a list of three to five academic or professional references (name, title, email address, professional postal address), and statements of vision for both research and teaching. Please apply at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/5043.
Washington University in St. Louis is a medium-sized private university of approximately 7000 undergraduate and 6000 graduate and professional students, which enjoys high academic standing and a strong and growing national reputation. In U.S. News & World Report's national university ranking, Washington University is 14th, and its medical school is ranked 6th. The ESE department presently has 12 full-time tenured and tenure-track and 8 senior faculty members. There are approximately 250 undergraduate students, and 130 graduate students. The department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees separately in Electrical Engineering and in Systems Science and Mathematics. The University is located in a semi-urban area, adjacent to Forest Park, with many cultural and recreational activities. More information is available on the department website.
Washington University in St. Louis is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Employment eligibility verification required upon employment.