Tenure Track Assistant Professor (Power Systems & Closely Related Areas)
The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department in the College of Engineering at The University of Toledo invites applications and nominations for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering (EE) in the area of Power Systems with research interests related to one or more of the following areas:
Stability of Future Generation Power Grids
Distributed Energy Resource Management and Integration
Transactive Energy and Control
Hardware in the Loop Simulations
Smart Grid Monitoring, Control, and Optimization
Energy Storage Management
Demand Side Management and Response
The successful candidate will complement existing strengths at the University and join a burgeoning effort that is gaining national attention. The candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, teach electrical engineering courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels, mentor undergraduate and graduate students (MS & Ph.D.), and engage in professional service activities.
An earned Ph.D. in electrical engineering or a closely related field is required at the time of joining the department. Salary is commensurate with qualifications, and an attractive benefits and startup package will be provided. Consideration of qualified candidates will begin after April 1, 2020, and the position will remain open until an appointment is made. For full consideration, applicants should submit the following documents as PDF files at https://utoledo.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/5/home/requisition/1656?c=utoled…: (1) Cover letter; (2) Curriculum vitae; (3) Research statement (four pages); (4) Teaching statement (two pages); and (5) Full contact information for three or more professional references, including affiliation, job title, email, and phone number. References will not be contacted before phone interviews. For questions about the position and for nominations, contact the Search Committee Chair Dr. Raghav Khanna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Toledo is a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral-Research University and the third largest member of Ohio’s State University System in terms of its operating budget. The beautiful main campus is in an outlying residential area of the city. It has an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students of which one-fifth are engaged in graduate studies. The University of Toledo recently identified energy and environment as an area of research excellence within the University. Opportunities for collaboration exist within this area of excellence and its sub areas of solar energy and sustainable technologies. Additional faculty resources include the Instrumentation Center, Center for Materials and Sensor Characterization, Advanced Microscopy and Imaging Center, and Wright Center for Photovoltaics Innovation and Commercialization. For more information about the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Toledo, please visit https://www.utoledo.edu/engineering/electrical-engineering-computer-science….
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.
The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.
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