Associate Professor in Electronic Engineering

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£66,620.74 - £94,083.07 per annum
29 Sep 2023
End of advertisement period
02 Nov 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Permanent post of a Associate Professor in Electronic Engineering within UCD School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

The School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (SEE) in University College Dublin has a long and distinguished record of contribution and achievement in education and research. The School has an international track record of research achievement across major fields of research including circuits, communications, and signal processing, as well as biomedical engineering and electrical power systems (please see our School website at Its full-time academic staff includes four IEEE Fellows. The School is committed to the highest standards of undergraduate teaching, learning and student development within a research-informed environment.

The school wishes to make a new permanent academic appointment in the subject area of Electronic Engineering. Applications are invited from excellent candidates for the post of Associate Professor in Electronic Engineering. Applications are particularly sought from individuals with circuit and system level expertise in electronics, including machine learning, design automation, embedded systems and power electronics. Research synergy with existing faculty within the School and associated national Centres working in circuits, communications, signal processing is strongly desired.
Collaboration with industry and participation in EU programmes are strongly encouraged.

It is expected that the appointee to this position will have a very strong international track record and trajectory of international-level research achievement in Electronic Engineering, as evidenced through the award of major research grants. Candidates should have experience in the delivery of high-quality teaching and learning to doctorate level, and will be expected to contribute to Bachelors and Masters degree programmes in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. It is expected that the successful candidate will maintain an active research programme, publishing in leading international journals and conferences, and pursuing opportunities for research funding to support PhD students and post-doctoral researchers while participating fully in the programmes and academic activities of the School, College and University.

The person appointed will be located within the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering and will be expected to develop as a leading figure in the Electronic Engineering community nationally and internationally, building and sustaining an internationally high-profile research team, and interacting with other disciplinary areas within and outside of the university, including national and international centres of excellence.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a research statement indicating proposed research programme and why UCD is the best place to realise your goals, a teaching statement indicating experience, five recent publications, and complete contact information for at least three references.

95 Associate Professor (7941) Salary Scale: €77,175 - €108,988 Per Annum.

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 2nd November 2023

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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