Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), Department of Engineering Science invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor, beginning fall 2017 or spring 2018. Engineering Science began to offer its BS Engineering Science degree in fall of 2015, and plans to seek ABET accreditation in fall of 2019. The specializations in this program are biomedical, computer, and environmental engineering. The Engineering Science faculty includes Clinical Assistant Professors, who incorporate real-world experience into their teaching, and enable students to gain a better understanding of everyday engineering challenges such as product specifications. The department currently has 5 full-time faculty members. For more details about the program, visit http://www.luc.edu/engineeringscience. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in teaching undergraduate courses, within a system theory-based curriculum. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous, externally funded experimental research program that will involve undergraduate students.
Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or engineering education is required. A candidate with a Ph.D. in engineering education must also have a B.S. in electrical engineering or computer engineering.
Preferred Qualifications: Full-time industry experience in ASIC, FPGA, or VLSI circuit design is preferred. Candidates for the position must demonstrate the potential for distinguished teaching and student mentorship or possess a record of such accomplishments.
Internal Number: 254_59686
About Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University Chicago, a private university founded in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, is one of the nation's largest Jesuit, Catholic Universities and the only one located in Chicago. Loyola University Chicago is comprised of four campuses: Lake Shore (LSC), Water Tower (WTC), Health Sciences (HSC), and the John Felice Rome Center in Italy, and is home to ten schools and colleges: arts and sciences, business administration, communication, education, graduate studies, law, medicine, nursing, continuing and professional studies, and social work. Loyola also features course locations in Beijing, China; Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Vernon Hills, Illinois (Cuneo Mansion and Gardens); and a Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois. Recognizing Loyola's excellence in education, U.S.News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the "top national universities" in its annual publications. Loyola is among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.