Teaching Position in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Boston University
Boston , Massachusetts, United States
01 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
29 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 9887/J3117

Job Description

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Boston University invites applications for an anticipated teaching position beginning the fall term of 2018. This non‐tenure track position will be at the level of Instructor, Lecturer or possibly a Professor of Practice. Interested candidates should be committed to delivering excellent courses at all levels in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Particular areas of need are introductory programming, software engineering, operating systems, networks and algorithms, and senior design.

Salary will be provided for the 9‐month academic year. Possibilities of support in the summer include summer classes, and various outreach programs.

Instructional faculty in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department are expected to teach multiple courses per year (typically at least four) with multiple sections of the same course counting towards that total. These positions come with full benefits. ECE at BU is a world‐class department with excellent resources that is steadily gaining national and international prominence for its exceptional research and education record. ECE is part of BU’s rapidly growing and innovative College of Engineering, and currently consists of 47 faculty members,

325 graduate students, and 350 BS majors.

Beyond its research and academic activities, BU has a lively, urban campus situated along the banks of the Charles River in Boston’s historic Fenway‐Kenmore neighborhood. The campus and surrounding areas offer limitless opportunities for recreational activities, from world‐class art and performances to sporting events and fine dining.

Required Skills

Applicants for the position must have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field. Ideal candidates will have a track record of excellence in teaching.


Interested applicants should send a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae by e‐mail to

The ECE main office ECEmain@bu.edu or contact the department by regular mail.

Application deadline is December 31, 2017.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston , Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular