Tenure-Track Faculty position in Electrical Engineering
Posted On: December 05, 2018
Hours: Full Time
The Albert Nerken School of Engineering at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure-track faculty position in electrical engineering, in the field of electronics. The successful candidate will be dedicated to teaching and mentoring undergraduate students in a rigorous academic environment, and engaging undergraduate and master's students in state-of-the-art research activities. Faculty play a critical role in preparing students to join an alumni community including many that pursue graduate degrees, engage with the start-up tech community, work on cutting edge technology, and generally lead in their field of endeavor. The curriculum is rigorous, analytical and project-oriented.
The Cooper Union was founded in 1859 by philanthropist Peter Cooper to provide an education "equal to the best" to all who qualify, regardless of race, religion, gender, wealth or social status. Today, The Cooper Union provides a rigorous professional education in the Schools of Art, Architecture, and Engineering, including a broad curriculum offered by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Fostering a culture of collaboration among a diverse student body and faculty, The Cooper Union teaches students that art, architecture, and engineering have cultural, environmental, and ethical contexts and consequences. As students develop their professional abilities, they recognize their responsibility to advance science and art and to create a sustainable future. We encourage and are interested in engaging with candidates from a diversity of experiences and perspectives with the talent to challenge our students to maximizing their learning potential.
A Ph.D. in electrical engineering is required. Interested and Qualified candidates should submit a C.V., statements of teaching and research, and contact information of at least three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations and questions may be sent to Department Chair Fred L. Fontaine at email@example.com. Application review will begin immediately with intent to fill positions by Fall 2019. The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is an AA/EOE employer.
This is a unionized position.
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Submit resume and cover letter to:
30 Cooper Square, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10003
Or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org