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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Michigan State University invites applications for a tenure system position in the area of Embedded Cybersecurity.
The successful candidates are expected to leverage existing programs and facilities, and build on inter-and cross-disciplinary research strengths at MSU. Research areas should focus on securing resource-constrained systems considering both hardware and software.
The position will be filled at the level of Professor or Associate Professor depending on the qualifications and record of the successful candidate. The candidate is expected to establish a sustainable research program, make significant scholarly contributions to their discipline, be an effective teacher and mentor of both undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in institutional and professional service. This faculty position will be a joint appointment in the Departments of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) and Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE).
MSU enjoys a park-like campus with outlying research facilities and natural areas. The campus is adjacent to the city of East Lansing and the capital city of Lansing. The Lansing metropolitan area has a diverse population of approximately 470,000. Local communities have excellent school systems and place a high value on education. Michigan State University is pro-active in exploring opportunities for employment for dual career couples, both inside and outside the University. Information about MSU's dual career support can be found at http://miwin.msu.edu/. Information about WorkLife at MSU and the College of Engineering can be found at http://www.egr.msu.edu/WE./n/nMichigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. A member of the Association of American Universities, MSU is a research-intensive institution with 17 degree-granting colleges.
Applicants must have earned a PhD in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or a related field, with expertise in the general area of Embedded Cybersecurity with applications in areas such as transportation, energy, health care, and the Internet of Things. The candidate is expected to make significant contributions to research, participate in teaching and mentor undergraduate and graduate students. Joint appointment with other departments within the College of Engineering will be considered as appropriate.
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Required Applicant documents
Resume/CV; Cover Letter; Research Funding; Research Interests; Learning Philosophy
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a detailed CV, a cover letter summarizing their qualification, vision statements for teaching and research, and have ready the names and email information for three references. Applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the position is filled. For full consideration, applications should be received before February 1, 2017. Nominations or questions are welcome by contacting the search committee chair through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MSU is an affirmative-action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Number of References Required
Internal Number: 4389
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