The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is accepting applications from candidates for a research position at the Research Professor or Research Associate Professor level. A candidate must show the capability to be a principal investigator in the areas of semiconductor devices and materials, device reliability, radiation effects on electronics, and power electronics. A candidate’s past or present experience with DoD programs, the ability to hold a DoD security clearance, and publication record will all be considered. The candidate should be able to support present and future ECE research programs and may also support the department in teaching and thesis/dissertation advising. Qualified candidates with an earned PhD in Electrical Engineering or related disciplines are encouraged to apply. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Primary duties include:
Provide scientific leadership in their research area of expertise.
Occasionally teach and advise student MSEE theses and PhD dissertations.
Establish and maintain a reimbursable-funded research program.
Write papers and make presentations on scientific research results.
Maintain contracts or grants, lead/advise research associates, and attract funding to support ECE department facilities and research.
Minimum Qualifications include:
An earned doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Material Science, or a related field.
Broad experience as a faculty member in accredited institutions of higher education or equivalent professional experience.
Demonstrated ability to write scientific research papers.
Evidence of potential to advise student theses and dissertations.
Evidence of strong potential for scholarship leading to scholarly publications.
An interest in and experience in semiconductors, device reliability, radiation effects on electronics, and power electronics.
An ability to obtain reimbursable funding to support facilities and research.
NPS is a fully accredited graduate school with students from all branches of the U.S. armed services, as well as foreign military officers. U.S. citizenship is required. Salary is highly competitive and includes a generous locality allowance. Monterey is a short drive south from the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay area and is ideally situated along the spectacular central California coast.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the position will remain open until January 31, 2020. A resume and a statement of research interests should be included. Names and contact information for letters of reference may be requested. Please address applications to:
Prof. Todd Weatherford NPS Code EC/WT 833 Dyer Rd, Bldg 232, Room 437 Monterey, CA 93943
Email: email@example.com Phone: 831-656-3044
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants with foreign education will be required to select from a list of private organizations that are members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES), which provide foreign education evaluations acceptable to NPS.
Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.
This position is not eligible for full-time telework.
The Naval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at http://www.nps.edu.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, Veteran’s preference is treated as a positive merit factor for NPS faculty positions. We strongly encourage you to indicate if you are a veteran in your application when applying to NPS positions and you must provide a copy of your signed DD-214 (member 4 copy), Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, or other acceptable documentation.
Are you a current active duty service member? If yes, you are required to submit a statement of service printed on command letterhead and signed by the command. The statement of service must provide the branch of service, rate/rank, all dates of service, the expected date of discharge and anticipated character of service (Honorable, General, etc.). Please note: you will be ineligible if your statement of service is not submitted with your application or it shows an expected discharge or release date greater than 120 days from the date of application.
Internal Number: 710-RAPRP02
About Naval Postgraduate School
The mission of the Naval Postgraduate School is to provide relevant and unique advanced education and research programs to increase the combat effectiveness of commissioned officers of the Naval Service to enhance the security of the United States. In support of the foregoing, and to sustain academic excellence, NPS and the DON foster and encourage a program of relevant and meritorious research which both supports the needs of Navy and Department of Defense while building the intellectual capital of Naval Postgraduate School faculty.