The Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Position Openings

The Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clemson University is seeking applicants for multiple faculty positions at all ranks. The Department seeks applicants in technical areas associated with electronics (e.g., optoelectronics, lasers, semiconductor optical devices, integrated optics, fiber optics, microwave circuits, terahertz devices, lab-on-chip, microsystems, nanoscale devices, flexible electronics), intelligent systems (e.g., control systems, artificial intelligence, soft computing, robotics), and other areas of computer engineering (high-performance computing, computer vision, networking, cyber security, and software/data-enabled science). Outstanding candidates will also be considered for the Samuel Rhodes Professorship and the Warren Owens Assistant Professorship.

The Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is one of the largest and most active at Clemson, with 30 tenured/tenure-track faculty members, 570 undergraduates and 190 graduate students. Many members of the faculty are known internationally; they include seven IEEE Fellows, three endowed chairs, and eight named professors. Externally funded research expenditures exceeded $5.7 million in 2014. Clemson University is a land-grant institution committed to academic excellence, world-class research and a high quality of life. Six interdisciplinary colleges and schools house strong programs in architecture, engineering, science, agriculture, natural resources, business, social sciences, arts and humanities, health care, and education. A faculty of 1,500 and staff of 3,000 support over 80 undergraduate degree offerings, and more than 70 master's and 40 Ph.D. programs. An annual operating budget of approximately $1 billion and an endowment of more than $500 million fund programs and operations. Major new research, graduate education, and economic development activities are enhanced by public-private partnerships at three innovation campuses and six research and education centers located throughout South Carolina. Today, Clemson University is ranked 20th among national public universities by U.S. News & World Report, and remains true to its roots as a science- and engineering-oriented research university with a strong commitment to teaching and student success. Clemson University is described by students and faculty as an inclusive, student-centered community characterized by high academic standards, a culture of collaboration, school spirit, and a competitive drive to excel.

Applicants must have an earned doctorate in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a closely related field. Applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae and a minimum of five references with full contact information. Electronic submissions (PDF files) to ecefacsearch@clemson.edu are preferred, but applications and nominations can also be mailed to ECE Faculty Search, 105 Riggs Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA. Application material must be received by March 1, 2015 to receive guaranteed consideration, though the search will remain open until the position is filled.

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.

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