The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) in the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) has openings for exceptional tenure-track faculty members; two in ECE and one in robotics for the Disability, Aging and Technology (DAT) multidisciplinary cluster.
All emergent and traditional areas of ECE are considered. Of special interest are candidates in the following areas: 1) learning and real-time decision making; 2) secure hardware or secure cyber-physical systems; 3) high-performance computing and cloud computing; and 4) AI and big data applications in ECE fields.
Disability, Aging and Technology (DAT) Cluster
The faculty Disability, Aging and Technology (DAT) cluster is seeking candidates with experience in cooperative co-robotics, dynamics and control. More details can be found at our cluster website https://www.ucf.edu/faculty/cluster/disability-aging-technology/.
NOTE: Candidates interested in the cluster position must submit a separate application under job #498142 (https://jobs.ucf.edu/en-us/job/498142/assistant-professor-disability-aging-and-technology).
UCF offers a competitive salary and start-up package as well as generous benefits. New faculty members receive graduate student support and significantly reduced teaching loads during their first two years of tenure-track employment.
ECE has strong educational programs, with over 400 graduate students and 1,200 undergraduates, a state-of-the-art facility, the Harris Corporation Engineering Center, and an interdisciplinary research building. The department has competitive research programs funded by ARO, DARPA, the Department of Defense, the Department of Energy, Harris-L3T, Intel, Lockheed Martin, the National Science Foundation, NASA, Siemens, and Texas Instruments, as well as local high-tech start-ups.
Located in Orlando, ECE and UCF are at the center of Florida High Tech Corridor with an excellent industrial base in telecommunications, energy, computer systems, semiconductors, defense, space, lasers, simulation, software and the world-renowned entertainment/theme park industry. Exceptional weather, easy access to the seashore, one of the largest convention centers in the nation and an international airport that is among the world's best are just a few features that make the UCF/Orlando area ideal.