Clinical Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
Employee Type: Faculty
Position Number: 125103
Work Location: Pullman
Summary of Duties: The duties of this Clinical Assistant Professor position in Electrical Engineering include teaching undergraduate courses in signals and systems, circuit theory, digital signal processing, digital communications, and MATLAB programming; curriculum development; participating in continuous teaching assessment activities; effectively communicating, mentoring, and interacting with students; supporting student recruitment activities; and collaborating with others within the School, the University, or other organizations. Availability of this position and final appointment are contingent on University budget approvals by the State of Washington.
Required Qualifications: Candidates must have an earned MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering or a related field; a minimum of one year teaching experience is preferred.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.