Job ID: 204276

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Lawrence Technological University

  • Jan. 25, 2023
  • Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Lawrence Technological University
    Southfield, MI
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering

Lawrence Technological University

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Academic Career & Executive Search is pleased to assist Lawrence Technological University in its search for Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Lawrence Technological University, a growing institution cited for numerous accomplishments is searching for a tenure track faculty in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Assistant Professor level, in the general areas of Electrical Power Systems and Electrical Machines. At the time of appointment, candidate should hold a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field, a potential for excellence in teaching and research in the area of Power Systems, Electric Machinery, and Power Electronics.

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering houses five-degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Embedded Software Engineering, Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence.


  • PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.

About the Institution

Lawrence Technological University ranks in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report's America's 2023 Best Colleges and continues to score high in the most prestigious categories including being recognized as a “Best Value Schools.” Lawrence Tech was founded as a college of engineering with only a few hundred students and a handful of faculty. Today it offers more than 100 programs in four colleges, with a total enrollment of approximately 3,000 students, and employs more than 400 full- and part-time faculty. In terms of enrollment, Lawrence Tech is among Michigan’s largest independent colleges.

In 1950, associate programs were added to Lawrence Tech’s baccalaureate offerings. In 1952 the College of Business and Information Technology was re-established, having its origins in an earlier industrial engineering curriculum. Master’s degree programs in management were launched in 1989. The College of Architecture and Design evolved in 1962 from the former architectural engineering department and in 1993 launched a Master of Architecture program. The College of Arts and Sciences was established in 1967. Master’s degree programs in engineering were begun in 1990 and in Arts and Sciences in 1997. Doctoral programs were launched in 2002. In 2011 competitive athletics returned to campus with the University’s entry into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. LTU now supports 26 varsity men's and women's teams in baseball, basketball, bowling, cross country, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, and volleyball – and a pep band, marching band, and dance team.

The University also offers programs with partner universities in Asia, Europe, Mexico, and the Middle East.


To develop innovative and agile leaders through a student-centric learning environment and applied research embracing theory and practice.

About the College of Engineering

Lawrence Technological University (LTU) College of Engineering has been creating future leaders in engineering, science, and technology for over 80 years. We take great pride in preparing the next generation of innovative and holistic thinkers to transform technology, create solutions, and make the world a better place. Engineering at LTU is consistently ranked among the highest-rated major and highest-paying college majors.

LTU College of Engineering distinguishes its graduates by augmenting the excellent technical skills curriculum with the Entrepreneurial Minded Learning (EML) method that cultivates curiosity, connections, and creating value and Interdisciplinary Design and Entrepreneurial Application Sequence (IDEAS) that facilitates collaboration amongst students from various engineering disciplines.

College of Engineering faculty engages in scholarly work creating innovative engineering solutions for private and public funding sources as well as originating knowledge and methods in teaching and learning. Undergraduate and graduate students research opportunities enable in-depth training in the scholarly process while working on cutting edge projects in the college’s state of the art laboratories and research centers.

Engineering students can also participate in a wide range of exciting activities that elevate the learning experience, including but not limited to COOPs and Internships, student organizations, and student competition projects. The undergraduate and graduate programs are designed to qualify students for internships early in your degree program. Students go beyond lecture-based learning with personalized attention from faculty and small team collaboration and learn theory and practice with an engineering curriculum that also promotes business savvy and workforce readiness.

Living in the Area

Lawrence Tech is located in suburban Southfield, Michigan with a population of 76,000. Southfield, located in Oakland County, is ranked second in the nation for per capita income in counties with more than one million people. Attracting both young professionals and retirees, Southfield offers an urban/suburban blend with restaurants, coffee shops, shopping, museums, galleries, a zoo, and extensive parks and recreation areas with swimming pools, tennis and volleyball courts, and ice rinks. The city also offers 30 miles of cycling, hiking and nature trails, a museum; two public golf courses; and nearly 750 acres of park land.

The area offers lower cost of living, unemployment, and crime rates than the rest of the country. Higher school spending rounds out the benefits of living in Southfield.

Offering a wealth of opportunity for business and industry, more than 35% of the Global Fortune 500 as well as 63,000 businesses are located in the county.

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Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.

Institution’s EEO Statement

Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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