Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
- University of Central Florida
- Orlando, Florida
- May 23, 2023
- Jul 22, 2023
- Education / Training, IT
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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applicants for a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure earning lecturer position with an anticipated start date of August 8, 2023. The primary responsibility of the position is teaching undergraduate courses related to electrical circuits, semiconductor devices, signal processing, and introductory programming for ECE students.
ECE has strong educational programs, with over 200 graduate students and 1,500 undergraduates, and state-of-the-art facilities, the L3Harris Engineering Center, and Interdisciplinary Research 1 Building. Located in Orlando, UCF and ECE are at the center of Florida High Tech Corridor with an excellent industrial base in telecommunications, energy, computer systems, semiconductors, defense, space, laser, simulation, and software industries, as well as the world-renowned entertainment/theme park industry. Exceptional weather, easy access to seashore, one of the largest convention centers in the nation and an international airport ranked among the world's best are just a few features that make the UCF/Orlando area ideal. For more details regarding the ECE department and university, please visit www.ece.ucf.edu and www.ucf.edu.
An earned doctoral degree from an accredited institution in an area appropriate to the ECE disciplines by the start of the appointment.
Preference will be given to candidates with prior university-level teaching experience who will support the department's teaching mission.
Additional Application Materials Required:
UCF requires all applications and supporting documents be submitted electronically through the Human Resources employment opportunities website, https://www.ucf.edu/jobs/. In addition to the online application, candidates should upload a cover letter, a complete current curriculum vitae, a maximum two-page statement of teaching philosophy and interests and a list with contact information for three (3) professional references complete with address, phone number, and email address.
The selected candidate will be required to submit official transcripts (and, as applicable, U.S. degree equivalency evaluations) documenting the conferral of their qualifying academic credentials.
NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be simultaneously uploaded. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents later.
Screening of applications will begin on June 1, 2023.
Questions regarding this search should be directed to: Dr. Mingjie Lin at firstname.lastname@example.org or ECE-FacultySearch@cecs.ucf.edu.
Special Instructions to the Applicants:
Job Close Date:
Open until filled.
Note to applicants: Please keep in mind that a job posted as ‘Open until filled' may close at any time without notice. As such, we encourage you to submit your application and all required documentation as quickly as possible to ensure consideration for the posted position.
Are Benefits Important to You?
Working at UCF has its perks! In addition to helping drive change and having a positive impact by supporting our students, staff, and faculty, UCF offers:
Benefit packages including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, healthcare flexible spending accounts, and an Employee Assistance Program.
Paid time off, including annual and sick leave and paid holidays.
Retirement savings options.
Employee discounts, including tickets to many Orlando area attractions.
Flexible work environment.
And more…For more benefits information, go to ‘Prospective Employees' on the UCF Human Resources website (https://hr.ucf.edu/).
Who Are We?
Founded in 1963 to fuel the region's talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It's one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation's top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 240 degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete online programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, Ph.D.'s., certificates, and more.
The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer. Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.
Additional Requirements related to Research Positions
Pursuant to Florida State Statute 1010.35, prior to offering employment to certain individuals in research-related positions, UCF is required to conduct additional screening. Applicants subject to additional screening include any citizen of a foreign country who is not a permanent resident of the U.S., or who is a citizen or permanent resident but is affiliated with or has had at least 1 year of higher education, employment, or training in China, Cuba, Iran, Russia, North Korea, Syria, or Venezuela.
The additional screening requirements only apply to employment in research-related positions, including, but not limited to faculty positions (including employed visiting positions), graduate positions, individuals compensated by research grants or contract funds, postdoctoral scholar positions, and undergraduate positions.
DepartmentCollege of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) - Electrical and Computer Engineering
Type of AppointmentRegular
Job Posting End Date
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf.
As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.
The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.