ECE Position Opening: Lecturer

September 23, 2019

The Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University seeks applicants for a full-time teaching position in the area of engineering computation and programming. This is a career-oriented, renewable appointment that is responsible for the development and delivery of introductory computing and digital systems courses to undergraduate students from majors throughout the university. Teaching faculty members are also encouraged to engage in departmental and university service and may have advising responsibilities. Opportunities to teach upper-level and graduate level courses may also be available, depending on the candidate’s background. Extensive grading support is given to all instructors. The Schools of Engineering and of Arts and Sciences have a well-established non-tenure track career path for full-time teaching faculty culminating in the rank of Teaching Professor.

Johns Hopkins is a private university known for its commitment to academic excellence and research. The teaching faculty member would be appointed in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department within the Whiting School of Engineering. See the webpages for both ECE and WSE for additional information about the department and school, including undergraduate programs and current course descriptions.

The department is conducting a broad search and seeking candidates who through their teaching and service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Of particular interest are candidates who have experience teaching and mentoring students from diverse backgrounds. Applicants for the position must have at least a Masters degree, or a Ph.D. in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Science Education, Engineering Education or an engineering discipline in a closely related field, demonstrated excellence in and commitment to teaching, and have excellent communication skills. Candidates with experience teaching programming in programming languages such as C, C++, Java, Python, MATLAB, Verilog or VHDL, and/or experience teaching labs courses in Digital Systems, FPGA and Mechatronics are preferred.

Applicants should apply online. Applications should include a cover letter, a CV, and course evaluations from two to four classes taught by the applicant. All applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Questions should be directed to Ralph Etienne-Cummings, Professor and Chair of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and/or professor Sara More, Professor and Director of Gateway Computing.

The Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.

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