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Part of a diverse campus, The University of Alabama College of Engineering offers faculty and staff an opportunity to teach and mentor some the nation’s best and brightest young scholars. More than 5,300 students study in the College of Engineering across seven academic departments and 10 degree programs.

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Benefits

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Current Job Postings

The UA College of Engineering encourages those considering employment to view 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.

 

Engineering Assistant Professor – Fall 2021

AREA: Dean’s Office

The College of Engineering is searching for an Assistant Professor faculty position. Expectations are 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…

Engineering Associate/Full Professor – Fall 2021

AREA: Dean’s Office

The College of Engineering is searching for an Associate or Full-level faculty position. Expectations are 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…

AEM 2021 Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT: Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics

A tenure-track assistant professor faculty positions are available in the areas of computational fluid dynamics, space/astronautics, or other area of aerospace engineering or mechanics. Successful applicants are expected to develop a strong, funded research program, collaborate with other faculty members, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, advise students, and provide service to the profession, university, college, and department…

CS 2021 Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT: Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at the University of Alabama invites applicants to join our faculty at the Assistant Professor rank. We are interested in applicants with expertise in any area of Computer Science who can collaborate with and complement our faculty research. We are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in cyber security, software engineering, AI/Machine Learning, or combinations of these areas. Starting date for the position is Fall 2021. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. Successful applicants are expected to show the ability to construct a quality research program and effective collaboration with other faculty, as well as the potential for excellent teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels…

ECE Assoc/Full Professor – Alabama Power Foundation 2021

DEPARTMENT:  Electrical and Computer Engineering

Associate/Full Professor to hold the position of Alabama Power Foundation Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering….

ECE Assistant Professor – Power Electronics 2021

DEPARTMENT:  Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor in the area of power electronics. The ideal candidate will have expertise in the design and modeling of power electronics applications. Though not exclusively, we are interested in candidates with interests in wide band-gap (WBG) semiconductors….

ECE Assistant Professor – Remote Sensing 2021

DEPARTMENT: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor in the area of remote sensing. Specifically, we are interested in candidates with specializations in signal processing application to radar, LIDAR, and other sensors; microwave remote sensing with emphasis on algorithms and data analysis; and sensor development and design for snow, moisture, ice, and other targets…

ECE Associate/Full Professor – Remote Sensing 2021

DEPARTMENT:  Electrical and Computer Engineering

Associate/Full Professor in the area of remote sensing. Specifically, we are interested in candidates with specializations in signal processing application to radar, LIDAR, and other sensors; microwave remote sensing with emphasis on algorithms and data analysis; and sensor development and design for snow, moisture, ice, and other targets…

Mechanician Senior – Laboratory Research Technician

AREA: Engineering Services

The Laboratory Research Technician will oversee the safety and operations of multiple research labs within the College of Engineering, including but not limited to the Large-Scale Structures Laboratory, materials laboratory, and Debris Cannon Laboratory. He/she will be expected to supervise and assist with procurement of materials and supplies, fabrication of test specimens, assembly and deconstruction of experimental test setups, maintenance of laboratory equipment and tools, and will be responsible for training students in the use of equipment including hydraulic actuators, strain gages, load cells, LVDT’s, data acquisition hardware and software (e.g. LabView or similar), and all power tools…

IT Leadership II – Associate Technology Center Director

CENTER:  Center for Advance Public Safety

The Associate Technology Center Director (ATCD) provides management for a substantial portion of the projects, activities, finances and/or people associated with the Center for Advanced Public Safety (CAPS). An ATCD will typically manage a business unit within CAPS, but an ATCD may also manage major functions that intersect all business units across CAPS (i.e., “cross-unit functions”)…

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For more than a decade, the College experienced remarkable growth. Enrollment and research activity more than doubled, and there are more than 50 new faculty members. During this time, the Shelby Engineering and Science Quad was completed at a cost of more than $300 million. This four building, 900,000-square-foot complex includes state-of-the-art research laboratories, most of which is devoted to the College of Engineering.

UA partners with technology-oriented government and industrial research centers including the U.S. Army’s Redstone Arsenal and the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in north Alabama, a robust automotive industry throughout the state and a growing aviation industrial sector.

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University of Alabama Human Resources

The Department of Human Resources is dedicated to supporting the mission and vision of the University of Alabama by supporting faculty and staff in their efforts to enhance the quality of life for citizens of Alabama and beyond.

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University of Alabama Faculty Jobs

With career opportunities in just about any field imaginable, we encourage you to explore the openings and find your place in the UA family.

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University of Alabama Staff Jobs

As part of the UA family, you will enjoy outstanding benefits and play an integral role in contributing to the atmosphere, diverse culture, and traditions that make The University of Alabama great.

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Our Location

The University of Alabama is located on a beautiful 1,168-acre residential campus in Tuscaloosa, a dynamic and resilient community of more 150,000.

The Tuscaloosa community provides rich cultural, educational and athletic activities for a broad range of lifestyles. The downtown area has been revitalized with great local restaurants, shops and apartments. The riverfront area continues to grow with new recreational trails, businesses and restaurants, along with the recent addition of the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater and the River Market. The Amphitheater hosts a variety of events from mainstream concerts to community events.

The city is home to a great cultural arts community, boasting attractions such the famous Kentuck Art Center and the Druid City Arts Festival. Outdoor activities are easy to find, including riverfront walking trails and an array of local parks.

In addition Tuscaloosa’s offering, UA is about an hour’s drive away from Birmingham, which has a population of about 1 million. It offers many employment opportunities ranging from medical, banking and technology. Many UA faculty live in Birmingham and commute to Tuscaloosa.

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