Instructor/Assistant Professor

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Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Instructor/Assistant Professor
Department Name 41282-Johnstown Engr-Electrical
Position Number 0003125
Position Details

Electrical Engineering: The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a non-tenureĀ­ track position at the rank of Instructor/Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering. The position is open from the Fan of 2018. This position requires extensive practical knowledge (design & debug) in the areas of analog devices and circuits, electronic devices and circuits, and experience in basic electrical engineering sciences. The candidate is required to have some industrial experience in analog and electronics devices. Experience in electrical machines and PLCs would be a plus. The department offers a broad-based B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate teaching college and the primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to teach the equivalent of four courses (lecture and laboratory) per term. Additional responsibilities include: professional development as a faculty member, laboratory development, academic advising and student project supervision. An essential part of the servic to the department is to participate and support ABET accreditation activities, A Master’s degree in electrical engineering (Ph.D. preferred) and a minimum of three years of relevant industrial experience are required, as well as excellent communications skills.
Professional registration and previous teaching experience are a plus. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their leadership, research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Interested parties should provide a complete application package as outlined below.

Application Package
In order to be considered, an application package must include:
1. Letter of Application including a statement of interest in the position
2. Statements about teaching and research interests
3. Complete resume’ or curriculum vitae
4. Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (for initial screening)
5. List of three references that include: current address, telephone number, FAX and E-mail address.

Incomplete packages cannot be evaluated.

Application Process

Send a complete application package to:
Ms. B. Newfield EE Position 3125
205 Engineering and Science Building University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Johnstown, PA 15904
Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Newfield at .

For information contact the chair of the search committee:
Dr. Maddu Karunaratne, (814) 269-7297

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate college of the University of Pittsburgh enrolling 3000 undergraduates in over 40 majors. Johnstown is located approximately 80 miles east of Pittsburgh. The campus is situated on a picturesque 650 acres in the Laurel Highland Region of Western Pennsylvania.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 12/07/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 02/07/2018
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