Job ID: 170689

Instructor (Lecturer)/Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in EE/CE

University of Utah

  • Oct. 29, 2021
  • Instructor (Lecturer)/Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in EE/CE
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • University of Utah
    New Songdo City
    South Korea
  • Open until filled
  • Aug. 1, 2022
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering

The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at the University of Utah Asia Campus (UAC: invites applications for career-line (non-tenure-line, renewable one-year contract) positions of Instructor (Lecturer) or Assistant Professor (Lecturer) or higher rank at UAC. The responsibilities include teaching courses in Electrical Engineering (EE) or Computer Engineering (CE), including introductory classes on circuits, signals and systems, etc. (EE position(s)) and algorithms, programming, digital design, etc. (CE position(s)). The positions starting date is for the Fall Semester 2022, with appointment beginning on Aug. 1st, 2022 in New Songdo City, South Korea. Start in Spring Semester 2022 is also possible based on applicants’ availability. Applicants should hold an EE/CE/CS PhD or an equivalent degree by the time of the appointment and exhibit a strong commitment to teaching. Experience with and interest in teaching in a multilingual context are preferred, and international teaching experience is also preferred.

UAC is part of a multi-university campus in New Songdo City, South Korea. The city has a well-established transportation network including Incheon International Airport which allows easy travel to international destinations, as well as a convenient subway to Seoul within an hour. UAC is recognized as a top global education hub in Northeast Asia and around the world with access to the University of Utah’s diverse faculty, staff, and creative academic culture at the Asia Campus. UAC hosts several undergraduate programs, including Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Communication, Film and Media Arts, Civil Engineering, Psychology, and Urban Ecology. All non-language courses are conducted in English.

The University of Utah is renowned for its engineering programs. This expansion to UAC creates a unique faculty and student experience for multidisciplinary collaboration, technical leadership, teamwork, and creative excellence. As an international intellectual community, UAC welcomes outstanding global faculty who encourage diversity, openness, and creative learning and contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to the learning and research environment. Opportunities are available to collaborate with faculty at the main campus in Salt Lake City and utilize the University of Utah’s resources. The position offers growth opportunities for promotion through academic ranks.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching statement and/or prior teaching portfolio (such as course evaluations, peer review letters), and a list of three references at Individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, national origin, disability, age, or other personal characteristics. Questions about the position may be directed to Prof. Angela Rasmussen at

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