Endowed Chair Professorship: Max McGraw Professor of Energy and Power Engineering and Management
The Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) seeks a distinguished scholar to be the Max McGraw Professor of Energy and Power Engineering and Management with an appointment as full professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department (www.ece.iit.edu). Candidates are expected to have an outstanding record of accomplishment in research and education commensurate with that of an eminent full professor with expertise related to energy and power engineering and management. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, distributed energy integration and microgrids. The position offers highly competitive compensation and benefits. The McGraw Endowed Chair will have a unique opportunity to work with a diverse group of 50 IIT faculty members affiliated with the Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research.
The ECE Department offers bachelor, master and doctoral degrees in electrical engineering and in computer engineering. It accounts for the largest number of students in IIT's Armour College of Engineering, 313 degrees awarded in 2012 including 240 Master's and 10 Ph.D. degrees. The Department's 24 faculty conduct research in power and energy, image and signal processing, networks and communications, computer engineering, and electronics and electromagnetics, with research expenditures in the most recent fiscal year exceeding $6.7M.
Applicants should electronically submit to Dr. Jafar Saniie, Filmer Professor and Associate Chair of the ECE Department (firstname.lastname@example.org), a letter of interest outlining their experience and qualifications for the position, their curriculum vitae, and a list of three professional references. Review of applications will start January 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
Filmer Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering