Employment Opportunities in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences is one of nine schools and colleges within the University at Albany SUNY (UAlbany). Currently, UAlbany is making a major investment in building engineering degree programs, and the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences is in an exciting period of rapid expansion. The college is also the home of the recently established Institute for Advanced Data Analytics.

Strategically located in the state capital of New York, UAlbany is an internationally recognized public research institution that brings “The World Within Reach” to more than 17,300 students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. UAlbany is close to the metropolitan centers of New York City, Boston, and Montreal as well as centrally located between the Catskills and the Adirondacks; the region provides abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation.

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences is in an exciting period of rapid expansion as the new Department of Environmental and Sustainable Engineering recently joined our Departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering. This is just the beginning, as programs in several other engineering disciplines are currently in development. The College has also launched a dual degree program in Computer Science with Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications in China. Please read more about current faculty employment opportunities in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering, and in the Institute for Advanced Data Analytics below. In addition to these faculty positions, the Department of Environmental and Sustainable Engineering has openings for postdoctoral researchers.

For additional information about the College and its departments, please visit: http://www.albany.edu/ceas/.

Positions available

Computer Science, Professor and Chair

Beginning January 2018. The successful candidate will have an established record of scholarship with demonstrated potential to influence the growth and development of computer science programs at the University at Albany.

Applicants must have a PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering, or a closely related discipline. Applicants must also have a strong record of funded research and demonstrated expertise in academic administrative and leadership skills and be committed to teaching, research, and service. For a complete job description and application procedures, visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=90914&CNTRNO=0&TSTMP=1509477319048.

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to CSChairSearch@albany.edu .

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Open Rank Faculty

Beginning Fall 2018. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, hardware and circuit design, control systems, communications, electromagnetics, RF systems, or energy sources and systems.

Applicants must have a PhD in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a closely related discipline. For a complete job description and application procedures, visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=80892&CNTRNO=3&TSTMP=1487264140647

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to EEFacultySearch@albany.edu.

Environmental and Sustainable Engineering, Open Rank Faculty

Beginning Fall 2018. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, water and wastewater treatment and reuse, air quality and pollution prevention, solid waste disposal, hazardous waste remediation, renewable materials, sustainable design, food-energy-water nexus, and water resource engineering.

Applicants must have a PhD in Environmental Engineering, or a closely related discipline. For a complete job description and application procedures, visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=89832&CNTRNO=0&TSTMP=1506971283679

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to esefacultysearch@albany.edu.

Environmental and Sustainable Engineering, Postdoctoral Researcher

Beginning Spring 2018. The Department of Environmental and Sustainable Engineering at University at Albany, SUNY seeks to recruit multiple Postdocs to work in the broad field of environmental and energy sustainability.

The candidates must have a PhD in Environmental Engineering, Biological Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, or a closely related discipline, from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. The successful applicants are expected to have rich experience in fundamental and applied research related to using biochemical, bioelectrochemical, and thermochemical processes to address environmental and energy sustainability.

For a complete job description and application procedures: download this page.

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to Dr. Yanna Lang at yliang3@albany.edu.

Founding Director: The Institute for Advanced Data Analytics

Beginning Fall 2017. The Director will be responsible for leveraging the University’s deep assets in advanced data analytics into a nationally and internationally recognized Institute. The successful candidate will have an international reputation as both a data scientist and a leader in building novel multi-institutional, multidisciplinary, funded research collaborations, will be able to demonstrate strong visionary and inspirational leadership skills, will be an effective and creative communicator able to convey the Institute’s mission to multiple diverse audiences, and will have demonstrated success in fundraising and/or entrepreneurial revenue generation. The position will include a faculty appointment in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, possibly joint with another discipline closely related to the scientific mission of the Institute. The successful candidate will have a track record commensurate with the academic rank of full Professor in his or her primary field.

Required qualifications for the Director of the Institute of Advanced Data Analytics are; a doctoral degree in computer science, engineering, or another discipline closely related to the core scientific mission of the Institute; demonstrated history of creating and organizing interdisciplinary teams with a computational component; advanced oral and written communication skills to reach diverse audiences; successful experience in connecting and engaging government agencies in large funding opportunities including fundraising and other entrepreneurial revenue generation; evidence of scholarly accomplishments such as refereed publications, technical reports, books and grantsmanship appropriate for appointment at the rank of full Professor at a research-intensive university. For a complete job description and application procedures, visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=B75532E406C1EBEEA4CCD96DDB27485F?JOBID=81492

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to iadasearch@albany.edu.

The University at Albany is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.