Job Postings

The UA College of Engineering encourages those considering employment to consider the openings posted below. Contacts for questions or more information can be found within the information for each opening or by contacting the search committee at engjobs@eng.ua.edu.

ECE Asst. Professor – Remote Sensing 2019

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of RF Electronics with specific foci in the areas of radar and device fabrication. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or a closely related field by the date of appointment and must show the potential to establish a quality research program, collaborate effectively with other faculty, and excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Apply Here

Computer Science Associate/Full Professor – Fall 2019

Department: Computer Science

The department of Computer Science is searching for an Associate or Full-level faculty position in the area of cybersecurity or cyber physical systems with expectations that the individual will engage in research activities including publications, mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students, securing external funds for his/her research program as well as contribute to the University’s teaching and service missions.

Mechanical Engineering Assoc/Full Professor

Department: Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Alabama invites qualified candidates for a faculty position (tenure-track or tenured) at the Associate or Full Professor rank. Exceptional candidates with specializations relevant to convergent and emerging areas of mechanical engineering in either sustainable cyber-physical energy systems or advanced/cyber-enabled manufacturing and human-technology frontier applications will be given priority. The Department has established a strong track records and strengths in these areas as evident by the fast rise in the number of faculty, externally-funded research and collaboration with major industrial companies. View Position Flyer

Mechanical Engineering Asst Professor – Fall 2019

Department: Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Alabama invites qualified candidates for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor rank. Exceptional candidates with specializations relevant to convergent and emerging areas of mechanical engineering in two broad tracks of thermofluids science, and mechanical and manufacturing systems will be considered. Under thermofluids science track, particular attention will be given to candidates with research interests in (1) Cyber-physical energy systems, and sustainable energy with focus on HVAC and/or building energy, as well as (2) Energy, environment, and carbon mitigation with focus on gas turbines for power generation and propulsion. Under mechanical and manufacturing systems track, candidates with expertise in (3) Human biomechanics/movement, and human-technology frontier applications, as well as (4) Advanced manufacturing and modeling and control of complex cyber-physical systems will be given serious consideration. The Department has established a strong track records and strengths in these areas as evident by the fast rise in the number of faculty, externally-funded research and collaboration with major industrial companies. View Position Flyer

ECE Associate/Full Professor – Biomedical (2019)

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the computer engineering focus of biomedical technologies. Applicants must demonstrate a strong external funding record, publication record, and Ph.D. graduation rate commensurate with appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or a closely related field, and they must show the potential to establish a quality research program, collaborate effectively with other faculty, and excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Candidates with the ability to participate, and potentially provide leadership, in the University’s Integrative Center for Athletic and Sport Technology (I-CAST) are particularly sought. Apply Here

ECE Asst. Professor- Power Electronics (2019)

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. The ideal candidate will have expertise in the design and modeling of power electronics applications based on wide band-gap (WBG) semiconductors. We are especially interested in candidates who specialize in one of the following areas: (1) characterization and modeling of packaging parasitics and associated impacts, (2) behavioral and/or physics-based modeling of WBG power devices, and (3) design and optimization of gate-drive and ancillary circuitry for SiC-based converters operating at medium-voltage levels (1-10 kV). Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical or computer engineering or a closely related field by the date of appointment and must show the potential to establish a quality research program, collaborate effectively with other faculty, and excel in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Apply Here

ChBE Assistant Professor

Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering

The Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor within the area of catalysis. The applicant should build upon and expand the strengths of our faculty (che.eng.ua.edu/people), as well as the Alabama Transportation Institute (http://ovpred.ua.edu/alabama-transportation-institute/).

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