Open Assistant, Associate or Full Professor Positions

Electrical Engineering Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty Position, University at Buffalo State University of New York (SUNY)

The Department of Electrical Engineering (EE) at the University at Buffalo (UB) invites candidates to apply for the positions of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor. We are particularly interested in candidates who can demonstrate a history of successful, team-based, interaction with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds, especially underrepresented minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Successful candidates will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels, mentor graduate students, advise students at all levels and maintain an active research program. For hiring at the level of Associate or Full Professor, candidates should have a commensurate record of scholarly accomplishments, teaching experience, and a sustained externally funded research program. Preference will be given to candidates for an Associate Professor or Full Professor position that can demonstrate a commitment to collaboration in their previous research program.

Faculty within the Department of Electrical Engineering currently pursue research in three primary areas (electronics and photonics, networking and communications, and power and energy systems). Applications are especially sought from candidates with expertise in the following areas:

  • Analog and mixed signal circuit design
  • High-frequency, RF and THz (mm wave) circuit design
  • Low power logic and memory circuits, non-CMOS based low-power circuit design
  • Emergent electronic devices for low-power and/or non-volatile applications
  • 2D nanoelectronic devices
  • Quantum and classical sensing technology
  • Photonics and optoelectronic devices
  • Power systems , power electronics and smart grids
  • Electric machines and motors
  • Photovoltaics (PVs) and energy conversion (including new PV technologies and batteries, and electronics for future vehicles)

About the Department
The Department of Electrical Engineering occupies a 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 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, widebandgap RF and power devices, terahertz electronics and communications, wireless communications, 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.

About The University at Buffalo 
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

About Buffalo
Buffalo is a city with a rapidly growing economy, eclectic neighborhoods, world-class art galleries and museums, a vibrant theater and music community, the Lake Erie waterfront, a city-wide system of parks designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, and major- and minor-league sports teams. The awe-inspiring Niagara Falls is just 20 minutes away. The Department is located on the UB North Campus in suburban Amherst, an area that combines outstanding public schools and services with a surprisingly low cost-of-living.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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

Published October 7, 2022