Open Teaching Faculty Position

Electrical Engineering Teaching Faculty Position, University at Buffalo State University of New York (SUNY)

The Department of Electrical Engineering (EE) in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) the University at Buffalo seeks to fill a Teaching Assistant Professor/Lecturer 10 mo. position. We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential.

The primary purpose of this position is to improve the educational experience for undergraduate students enrolled in the Electrical Engineering (EE) program. Consequently, a successful candidate will be expected to assume the following responsibilities:

• Serve as Instructor for six or seven course-sections per academic year. This could include multiple sections of the same course. 
• Design and implement plans for major departmental undergraduate activities, such as student advisement, industry internships, laboratory and instrumentation upgrades, student excellence initiatives, our ABET objectives, diversity enhancement and external educational grant support in collaboration with the EE Undergraduate Studies Committee.

Salary range of the position is $50,000 – $76,500.

Applicants must have a doctorate degree in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field. Ph.D. must be completed by start of appointment.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University at Buffalo is the largest and most comprehensive of the SUNY engineering schools. The University at Buffalo is a premier research-intensive public university, a flagship institution in the State University of New York system and its largest and most comprehensive campus. UB's more than 30,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, the University at Buffalo is a member of the Association of American Universities. One of the most recent investments of the University is the establishment of RENEW, a multidisciplinary institute for Research and Education in eNergy, Environment and Water. The Department of Electrical Engineering recently moved to a new green building with state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and academic spaces designed to support collaboration among faculty and student groups within the department, across the university, and with other institutions. The Department of Electrical Engineering has vibrant research programs in electronics, optics and photonics, communications, networking, signal processing and energy systems. Particular areas of excellence include 2D materials and devices, nanoelectronic and nanophotonic materials and devices, metamaterials and structured light, Terahertz electronics and communications, wireless communications in extreme environments (underwater, underground, intra-body), cognitive radio and dynamic spectrum access, Internet of Things, big data and machine learning, smart grids and power electronics. Interdisciplinary work is strongly supported and encouraged. More information about the Department can be found at:

Applicants should submit their application and all required materials via UB Jobs at


Published May 9, 2018