Current EE Openings
Tenured / Tenure Track Faculty PositionThe Department of Electrical Engineering in the College of Engineering invites applications for a tenured/tenure track faculty position at the Associate or Assistant Professor level. Candidates must have completed, or be near completion of a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field. Applicants are expected to be able to teach courses in areas across the electrical engineering discipline with a preference on topics such as electronics, radio frequency IC design, and VLSI. A proven track record of research in the areas of Bioelectronics, RFIC, Robotics or Bionics is preferred. The successful candidate will be committed to the academic success of our students, value and encourage diversity, and support collaborations with areas of excellence across the college and university.
USF is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a Doctoral University with Highest Research Activity, a distinction attained by only 2.5% of all post-secondary institutions. In 2016, the USF System secured nearly $460 million in contracts and grants and was ranked 41st by the National Science Foundation in the U.S. for total research expenditures during the 2016-2017 academic year. The USF System ranks 5th in the nation among public universities and 11th world-wide for granted U.S. patents among all universities according to the Intellectual Property Owners Association/NAI (2016).
USF's College of Engineering graduate program is ranked #55 among public institutions by the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Programs list. The College serves 7,000 students offering 10 undergraduate programs with seven that are ABET accredited and 20 masters and doctoral degrees. In 2013, Diverse Issues in Higher Education ranked USF as a top 5 producer of engineering doctorates for both African-American and Hispanic students. The College is actively engaged in local and global research activities and for the academic year 2016-2017, with $33M in research expenditures (NSF, NIH, DoD, U.S. Department of Energy, and others). College faculty have campus collaborations with researchers at the Morsani College of Medicine, James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, and the NCI funded H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute.
The University of South Florida, established in 1956 and located in Tampa, is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. The USF System includes three, separately accredited institutions: USF; USF St. Petersburg; and USF Sarasota-Manatee. Serving more than 49,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is ranked in the Top 30 nationally for research expenditures among public universities, according to the National Science Foundation. In 2016, the Florida Legislature designated USF as "Emerging Preeminent," placing USF in an elite category among the state's 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.
Applicants must electronically submit the application packet to the this website. (Applicants search Job Opening ID# 14899). Applicants must submit a detailed resume, statement of vision for research and teaching activities, other relevant information as deemed appropriate, and names and addresses of at least three references. The review process for the position above will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please email Kristen Brandt or call (813) 974-6293 with questions.
The University of South Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. To request disability accommodations in the application and interview process, please notify Khoa Dinh, the EOL Coordinator at (813) 974-9272.
USF is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action institution.