Assistant Professor (Electrical Engineering)

Definition of Class

The Electrical Engineering Department at the University of Mississippi invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position, at the Assistant Professor level, in the area of Computer Engineering. The department offers graduate programs leading to MS and Ph.D. degrees and a BS in Electrical Engineering degree program with three emphases: general, computer engineering, and biomedical engineering. 

The successful candidate will be expected to teach computer engineering courses such as microprocessors, embedded systems, VLSI, and HDL; and develop a sponsored research program in areas of computer engineering. A Ph.D. in computer engineering or a closely related area is required at the time of appointment. For more information, visit the department's web page at or contact Dr. Elliott Hutchcraft, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677. Applicants must apply online at, supplying the following documents: a letter of application; curriculum vitae; statement of research and teaching interest; and a list of three references with email addresses and phone numbers. Please combine the required documents into a single PDF file and upload in the resume or cover letter slot. This position will be open until an adequate applicant pool has been reached. Review of applications is anticipated to begin December 1, 2018.

For ten consecutive years, UM has been recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Appointment: 9 Month

Assignment: Tenure Track