Faculty Openings in the Department of Electrical, Computer, & Systems Engineering – Troy, NY

Faculty Openings in the Department of Electrical, Computer, & Systems Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, NY


The Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering (ECSE) at RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE in Troy, NY invites applications for multiple tenured/tenure-track faculty positions as Assistant or Associate Professor.

Candidates will have active research interests that combine innovative methods and compelling applications. We welcome all relevant research themes. including next generation computing, cloud computing and computer architecture, security and privacy, autonomy and robotics, energy and power systems, and next generation communication systems.

New faculty will complement departmental strengths in AI/ML, microelectronics, computer system design, control, robotics, communication, networking, and power systems. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in departmental programs, to developing and maintaining a robust program of externally sponsored research, and participation in activities that strengthen the department, the School of Engineering, Rensselaer, and the broader community of research and practice.

Requirements: Candidates must have Ph.D. in a discipline related to Electrical, Computer or Systems Engineering, and must demonstrate, through accomplishment, evidence of future success in teaching and research.

To apply:  Follow the on-screen prompts at https://careers.rpi.edu/en-us/job/493568 to create a brief application with contact information for three (3) referees. Be prepared to upload the following:

(1) cover letter

(2) curriculum vitae

(3) research statement including future research plans

(3) statement of teaching activities and interests

(4) diversity statement

Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately. The search will continue until the position is filled.

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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