first_imgInquires may be directed to the Department Chair or SearchCommittee Chair – Thuy T. Le, [email protected] UniversitySan José StateUniversity enrolls over 35,700 students, a significantpercentage of whom are members of minority groups. As such, thisposition is for scholars interested in a career at a nationalleader in graduating URM students. SJSU is a Hispanic ServingInstitution (HSI) and Asian American and Native American PacificIslander (AANAPISI) Serving Institution; 40% of our students arefirst-generation, and 38% are Pell-qualified. The university iscurrently ranked third nationally in increasing student upwardmobility. The University is committed to increasing the diversityof its faculty so our disciplines, students, and the community canbenefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.San José State University is California’s oldest institution ofpublic higher learning. Located in downtown San José (Pop.1,000,000) in the heart of Silicon Valley, SJSU is part of one ofthe most innovative regions in the world. As Silicon Valley’spublic university, SJSU combines dynamic teaching, research, anduniversity-industry experiences to prepare students to address thebiggest problems facing society. SJSU is a member of the 23-campusCalifornia State University (CSU) system.Equal Employment StatementSan José State University is an Affirmative Action/EqualOpportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, nationalorigin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexualorientation, genetic information, medical condition, maritalstatus, veteran status, or disability. This policy applies to allSan José State University students, faculty, and staff as well asUniversity programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations aremade for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose. Note thatall San José State University employees are considered mandatedreporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect ReportingAct and are required to comply with the requirements set forth inCSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.Additional InformationA background check (including a criminal records check) must becompleted satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered aposition with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete thebackground check may affect the application status of applicants orcontinued employment of current CSU employees who apply for theposition.Advertised: October 14, 2020 (9:00 AM) Pacific DaylightTimeApplications close: The Electrical Engineering Department at San José StateUniversity seeks qualified candidates for a full-time tenure-trackAssistant Professor position in the area of EmbeddedSystems.Department SummaryThe Electrical Engineering Department at SJSU has established afirm goal to provide a high-quality Electrical Engineeringeducation to its students at both the undergraduate and graduatelevels. The Department offers classroom instruction by thebest-qualified EE faculty, hands-on experience inindustry-sponsored state-of-the-art laboratories, and opportunitiesfor industry internships. The Department has over 450 undergraduateand 400 graduate students.Both EE undergraduate and graduate programs support students toobtain professional experience while taking classes. In conjunctionwith their classes, many students work as Instructional StudentAssistants and Teaching Associates in the department, and EEinterns in the Silicon Valley firms. Our graduates enjoy excellentcareer opportunities in a broad spectrum of theoretical andpractical areas such as device physics, micro and nano electronics,analog electronics, integrated circuits, power electronics, energysystems, wireless communications, signal processing, network andnetwork security, mobile network, microprocessors and computersystems, embedded systems, control, robotics, autonomous systems,machine learning, deep learning and quantum computing. TheElectrical Engineering Department website is at: QualificationsApplicants must have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, ComputerEngineering, or Computer Sciences. Background and researchexperience in embedded systems, heterogeneous computing, hardwareacceleration, hardware/software/firmware co-design in mobilecomputing, robotic, and artificial intelligence applications arerequired. Academic and industry experience in embedded systems inmobile computing and robotic applications is highlydesirable.Applicants should demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity tothe educational goals of a multicultural population as might havebeen gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and othercomparable experience.ResponsibilitiesThe selected candidate will teach undergraduate and graduateElectrical Engineering courses and provide leadership in developinga modern curriculum in computer architectures, microprocessors, andembedded systems with mobile computing, robotic, and artificialintelligence applications. Conduct and guide original research inreal-time embedded systems, hardware accelerators, heterogeneouscomputing, and hardware/software/firmware co-design. Developlaboratories to support teaching and research efforts. Seekexternal partnership, funding, and collaboration with SiliconValley and beyond. Work collaboratively with other faculty tointegrate the embedded systems with other related areas andapplications such as internet of things, autonomous vehicles,signal processing, networking and communication. Candidate willparticipate in shared governance, usually in department, college,and university committee and other service assignments.Candidate must demonstrate awareness and experience understandingthe needs of a student population of great diversity – in age,cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academicpreparation – through inclusive course materials, teachingstrategies and advisement.Compensation – Commensurate with qualifications andexperience. See Benefits Summary for details.Starting Date: August 2021Eligibility – Employment is contingent upon proof ofeligibility to work in the United States.Application ProcedureClick Apply Now to complete the SJSU Online Employment Applicationand attach the following documents by January 25,2021 for full consideration: letter of interestcurriculum vitaestatement of teaching interests/philosophy (2 pagesmaximum)research plans (2 pages maximum)diversity statement (2 pages maximum) discussing specificinitiatives, strategies, activities that you have accomplishedand/or that you plan to accomplish to advance diversity, equity,and/or inclusionthree references with contact informationlast_img