Faculty Positions

Position Title / Rank: Computer Engineering

College: College of Engineering & Physical Sciences

Deadline: The review of applications will start immediately and the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Position Description:

The School of Engineering invites applications from outstanding individuals for the following position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

Computer Engineering
The University of Guelph, School of Engineering, seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure-track assistant/associate professor position in the discipline of computer engineering.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the development of academic and research programs in computing and to contribute to the research community. To be considered for this position, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in computer or electrical engineering and have earned a doctorate in computer engineering or a related field; have an outstanding research and publication record, and have teaching experience at the university level. We are particularly interested in applicants who have a strong research record in one or more of the following areas: high-performance computing, configurable computing, distributed computing, cloud computing, computer architecture, co-design and optimization of software-hardware systems, cyber-physical/hybrid systems.

Qualified applicants for this position will be expected to teach core computer engineering undergraduate and graduate courses, including computer organization and advanced computer architecture at the undergraduate level. They will be expected to develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program funded by external funding sources and provide service to the University and the engineering profession.

Applicants must demonstrate excellent research potential as well as strong undergraduate teaching interest and ability and will be expected to mentor graduate students and provide service within and external to the University. Post-doctoral academic/industrial research experience is desired. Preference will be given to the candidate who will combine excellence in teaching with a demonstrated capacity to conduct novel, interdisciplinary research that will expand and complement our current research strengths.

The School has particular strength and emphasis in design, and therefore candidates with strengths in design are desirable. Eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario is a requirement of these positions at the time of hiring.

The University of Guelph has well-established and accredited undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Engineering Systems and Computing, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Water Resources Engineering. At present, the School is comprised of over 50 faculty members, 25 staff and technicians, 1800 undergraduate students and 220 graduate students.

The City of Guelph is known for its educational and cultural life and has often been rated as one of the best cities to live in Canada. It is surrounded by rolling farmland, possesses an excellent public transit system and a wide variety of housing possibilities. The City is within easy driving distance of Metropolitan Toronto and recreational areas, from the Niagara wine region to Lake Huron and the ski hills of Collingwood.

Further information may be found at the following sites: http://www.uoguelph.ca/facultyjobs/positions.shtml and https://www.uoguelph.ca/engineering/content/faculty/job-postings

The position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants should send a CV, statement of teaching vision, a statement of research vision and the contact points for five references to the address below. The position is subject to final budgetary confirmation. Please state in the subject line of your email the position title you are applying for. Please include in the subject line of the email position reference #: 0126-123, Ad#17-37

The Director,
School of Engineering,
University of Guelph,
Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
FAX: 519-836-0227

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Guelph acknowledges the Attawandaron people on whose traditional territory the University of Guelph resides and offer our respect to our Anishinaabe, Haudenosaunee and Métis neighbours as we strive to strengthen our relationships with them.

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.