Job ID: 170508

Assistant Professor

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

  • Oct. 27, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
  • School of Elecrtical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering
  • Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
    Carbondale, IL
  • until filled
  • Aug. 16, 2022
  • Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and/or Electronics

Title: Assistant Professor (Electrical Engineering-Power Systems)
Department: School of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engr-SIUC
College: College of Engineering-SIUC
Months of Appointment: 9-month

Position Summary: The School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the general area of power systems. This position is a 100%, continuing tenure track Assistant Professor position with a start date of August 16, 2022.

Housed within the College of Engineering, Computing, Technology, and Mathematics, the School of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering has state-of-the-art teaching and research infrastructure in Power Systems. The specialization in Power and Energy in the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering is very popular, and many students in the PhD and MS programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering specialize in power systems. The School provides support and excellent opportunities for the development of new faculty. To learn more visit

Duties and Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in electrical engineering with emphasis in the general area of power systems. Engage in an active program of research to include publishing in peer-reviewed journals, supervising doctoral and master’s students, seeking and acquiring external funding for these efforts, and provide school/university service.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have a PhD in Electrical Engineering or a related field. ABD applicants will be considered if all requirements for the PhD will be completed by August 15, 2022. If all requirements for the PhD are not completed by this date, a term, non-tenure track appointment may be offered in accordance with University policy ( -faps/conting.php).

Applicants must show potential for excellence in teaching and potential to engage in high-quality research documented by technical publications in the general area of power systems.

Deadline to Apply: 01/18/2022 or until filled
Special Instructions for Applicants: Applications must be submitted online at A cover letter is required and should be uploaded to your application along with a curriculum vitae, copy of transcripts, statement regarding the specific area of interest, and a statement of goals.

References (please list three on the application) will be sent an email to upload a letter of reference. Please advise your references that the email will come from

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applications must be received by the deadline date.

General Information – College/Department: Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University. SIU Carbondale is located in the forested areas of Shawnee Hills, 100 miles southeast of St. Louis, MO. The university is known for its efforts in improving opportunity, inclusivity, sustainability and the ecological beauty of the campus and surrounding community. Information about SIU Carbondale and its surrounding community can be found at:

Contact for further information: Spyros Tragoudas
Contact Phone #: 618-536-2364
Contact Email:

  • SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism, discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice for all people.

    SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
    individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
    ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
    serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed
    and encouraged and will receive consideration.

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Contact Information

  • Nathan Carroll
    School of Elecrtical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering
    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
    1230 Lincoln Drive, Mailcode 6603
    Carbondale, IL 62901
  • 618-453-2110
  • 618-453-7972

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