The Division of Engineering Technology at Oklahoma State University seeks applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering Technology. The candidate selected for this position should have the ability and desire to teach undergraduate courses related to Microwave, Communication, Circuit design and fabrication, and undergraduate or graduate courses in Mechatronics and/or Robotics.
The responsibilities of the job include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, either general or specific in nature, related to Mechatronics and Robotics which is our strategic development area; supervising graduate or undergraduate assistants; advising graduate students in the Master’s program; serving on division, college and university committees; and initiating and maintaining extension or public services project, including the acquisition of external funding. A tenure-track faculty members of Engineering Technology is expected to develop scholarly and professional maturity as evidenced, variously, by publication of research articles; presentation of research materials at regional and national conferences; development of substantial course and curriculum material; participation in extension programs; and active participation in appropriate professional societies.
Division of Engineering Technology: This position will be located within the College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology, the Division of Engineering Technology is comprised of five programs including Construction Engineering Technology (CET), Electrical Engineering Technology (EET), Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology (FPSET), Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET), and Fire and Emergency Management Program (FEMP – M.S. and Ph.D. degrees only). All undergraduate programs are ABET-Accredited, four-year, BS in Engineering Technology degree programs. The EET and MET programs are preparing to offer an undergraduate Mechatronics Minor degree and a Master’s degree in Mechatronics. The faculty are encouraged to interact with each other and develop multidisciplinary research projects in the Division of Engineering Technology and in the college level. Salaries for Engineering Technology faculty at Oklahoma State University are competitive nationwide.
Oklahoma State University was established in 1890 as a comprehensive land-grant university. With about 23,000 students on its Stillwater, Oklahoma, campus, the university has a strong national presence. Stillwater is a college town with an excellent environment for education of children and family life. Two major cities including Oklahoma City and Tulsa are within the distance of 70 minutes of driving.
Qualifications: The successful candidate is expected to develop externally funded research projects and be active in scholarly work. A Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or related field is required. Candidates with teaching and research experience at the university level, industrial experience, and professional licensure are preferred.
Applications: Interested and qualified candidates should apply online at https://jobs.okstate.edu. Applicants should submit a single pdf file that contains the following:
· cover letter
· curriculum vita
· statement of research
· statement of teaching
· a list of five references
Questions may be sent to the Faculty Search Committee Chair, Dr. Avimanyu Sahoo at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, apply by October 15, 2019. For assistance with the on-line application process or to request an accommodation to enable application, contact OSU Human Resources, 106 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078 or call 405-744-2909.