Assistant Professor in Computer Engineering


The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of assistant professor in several areas of Computer Engineering and Computer Systems, including computer architecture, embedded systems, cyber physical systems, networked systems, high-performance computing, and secure, trusted and dependable systems.  Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a related area, have demonstrated an outstanding record of achievements in their field of research, and have a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The candidate is expected to be a major contributor and enabler in large multidisciplinary grant proposals in areas such as Secure and Trusted Systems, Networked Systems, Cyber-Physical Systems, Cyber-Enabled Sustainability Science and Engineering, and Expeditions in Computing.  Qualified applicants should submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, up to three key publications, statements of research and teaching, and the names of three or more references via the URL


Screening will begin immediately upon receipt of a completed application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, although maximum consideration will be given to applications received by March 15, 2014. 

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One of the youngest University of California (UC) campuses, UC Irvine is ranked the first in the United States and the fifth in the world among universities less than 50 years old, according to the Times  Higher Education survey. Compensation is competitive with the nation's finest universities, and includes priority access to on-campus for-sale faculty housing. UC Irvine is located 4 miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. The area offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public school systems in the nation. 


UC Irvine is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, and other under-represented groups. UC Irvine is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is the recipient of an NSF Advance Award for gender equity.