Faculty and Post-doc Openings


Michigan Technological University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites applications for one or more faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, to begin in the fall semester of 2015.   The Department seeks forward-looking individuals who will develop vigorous research and graduate education programs, and who are skilled at translating new and exciting discoveries into effective undergraduate teaching.  A PhD in electrical or computer engineering or a related field is required.   Interest areas include but are not limited to:

  • Industrial control and automation
  • Industrial electronics
  • Distributed and embedded systems
  • Communication theory and systems
  • Cyberphysical systems
  • Computer networks and cybersecurity

Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position or positions are filled.  Interested individuals must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interests, and contact information for three references.  Apply online at: https://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/1902

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the Alliance for Computing, Information, and Automation, which brings together the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Department of Computer Science, and the School of Technology, to advance Michigan Tech’s contribution and visibility in areas at the intersection of computing, communication, and control.

Michigan Tech is an internationally renowned doctoral research university located in Houghton, MI in Michigan’s scenic Upper Peninsula, on the south shore of Lake Superior. The area provides a unique setting where natural beauty, culture, education, and a diversity of residents from around the world come together to share a superb living and learning experience.

The University enrolls over 7,000 students; the ECE Department presently has 25 tenured/tenure-track faculty members and about 590 undergraduates and 270 graduate students. The Department maintains outstanding laboratory facilities for both research and instruction.  Please visit http://www.ece.mtu.edu for more information.

Michigan Tech is an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women in STEM.

Michigan Tech acknowledges the importance of supporting dual career partners in attracting and retaining a quality workforce. See www.dual.mtu.edu for additional information.

Michigan Tech is an EOE which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


No current post-doc openings at this time.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.