Department Description: The electrical engineering department at USD is part of the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering (SMSE), which is ranked by U.S. News in the top 15 of non-doctoral engineering schools. The department offers undergraduate degrees in electrical engineering and consists of faculty who are devoted, challenging and inspiring students to learn the technical skills in electronics, power and communications. The mission of the school is to provide graduates with the perspective, social awareness and leadership skills necessary for becoming change making engineers. The department intends to develop a new degree program in Computer Engineering in the future.
Detailed Description: The Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of San Diego (USD) invites applications for a nine-month contract instructor position to provide in person teaching to begin September 1, 2021. There is a possibility of a renewal of the contract after the first year. The department is also anticipating a search for tenure track faculty next year. This position is a full benefits-based position and requires face to face student instruction.
Candidates from all areas of specialization will be considered. Immediate instructional needs include but are not limited to: circuits, electronics, embedded systems, electrical power, digital design, signals and systems, electromagnetics, microwave engineering and communications. In addition to some of these areas, the department is also interested in candidates who have a background or interest in semiconductors.
Job Requirements: Qualifications:
Successful candidates will be required to have at least one of the following:
A masters degree in electrical engineering or a closely related field at the time of employment OR
A bachelors degree in electrical engineering or closely related field and at least eight years of relevant industry experience
A PhD in electrical engineering or a related field is preferred.
Background check: Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.
Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes.
Posting Salary: Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits.
The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers. Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer. USD: Human Resources: Benefits
Special Application Instructions Click Apply Now to complete our online application. In addition, please upload the following to your application profile for the hiring managers review.
Resume /Curriculum vitae.
Application letter providing background and motivation not evident in the resume/CV.
Courses in electrical engineering that can be taught by the candidate.
Review of applications will begin June 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
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Additional Details: The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.
The University of San Diego is committed to academic excellence, Catholic intellectual and social traditions, and providing a top-notch liberal arts education for scholars of all faiths. USD is located on 180 acres overlooking the city of San Diego, Mission Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The campus is renowned for its beauty, and features Spanish Renaissance-inspired architecture.