Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Wireless Communications

Mississippi State University invites applications for one tenure-track faculty positions in Electrical and Computer Engineering:

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor in next-generation wireless communications (included but not limited to millimeter-wave (mmWave), microwave, terahertz (THz), radio frequency (RF), free space optical, transmitter/receiver designs, and antennae.) Candidates at the rank of associate or full professor may also be considered for the Paul B. Jacob Chair. Exceptional candidates in areas closely augmenting wireless communications systems will also be considered, such as cyber-physical systems, embedded systems, robotics, security, and edge intelligence.

Review of the applications will be immediate upon receipt, and priority will be given to dossiers received before February 15, 2021.

An earned doctorate in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or related field is required. The successful candidates are expected to have a clear potential for gaining national prominence through funded research and teaching and the ability to work in a diverse community. Industrial or federal laboratory experiences is highly desirable. The level of appointment is commensurate with qualification and experience.

Mississippi State University, a Carnegie Foundation Very High Research University, is a comprehensive land-grant institution with more than 22,000 students and nearly 1,400 full-time faculty members. The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Mississippi State University consists of 23 faculty members (including 7 endowed professors), 3 clinical faculty, 10 professional and support staff, and over 700 undergraduate and graduate students with approximately 88 being at the Ph.D. level. With research expenditure of the department in excess of $10M, the department houses the largest High Voltage Laboratory among North American Universities. The university is in Starkville, a vibrant community located in northeast Mississippi. For more detailed information on the department please visit our website www.ece.msstate.edu.

Applicants must apply online at: https://explore.msujobs.msstate.edu/en-us/job/501855/ and complete the Personal Data Information Form. Please attach a letter of application describing your background and experience, a curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for at least three references.

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.