Software Engineering - Assistant/Associate Professor

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2013-02-27

Competition Number: UOIT13-16
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science - Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering

Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor Tenure-Track - Software Engineering, Real-Time and Embedded Software Systems

Application review date: April 1, 2013

We invite you to consider joining UOIT's globally trained faculty as we further our reputation as a leading-edge learning and innovative research environment. UOIT has a 21st century vision of teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our educational philosophy is to challenge, encourage innovation, and connect our faculty, students and the community, while respecting the best practice traditions of Canada's established universities.

Located where the greater Toronto area borders the countryside in Oshawa, Ontario, the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) campus will become, through a phased construction plan, one of America's most beautiful.

The Department of Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering invites applications from qualified individuals for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in Software Engineering, with expertise in Real-Time and Embedded Software Systems, effective July 1, 2013, or as soon as possible thereafter. Applicants should possess a PhD in Software Engineering, or a related field, a strong academic background and potential for teaching excellence, a record of excellence in research, and be registered, or eligible for and committed to registration, as a Professional Engineer (PEng) in the Province of Ontario. In addition, candidates should possess excellent communication skills and be committed to team-building and working collegially with faculty, staff, students, and the community at large.

The successful candidate will be expected to pursue quality research, establish well-funded external research program, and achieve excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels to enhance the Software Engineering program. S/he should possess vision and commitment to inspire continued advancement of the Department's educational and research programs. This position is subject to budgetary approval.

The Department of Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering offers honours undergraduate degrees in Electrical Engineering, and Software Engineering. Also offered are degrees in Engineering and Management for each of these programs. The Department also offers Master's (MASc and MEng) and PhD programs in Electrical Engineering (with various specializations), and a graduate program (MEng) in Engineering Management. Details about the Department can be found at: http://engineering.uoit.ca.

In keeping with a technology-enhanced learning environment utilizing laptop computers and wireless connectivity, UOIT seeks faculty members who will utilize a technology-enhanced learning approach, and who strive to explore and develop new pedagogies.

Consideration of applications will begin on April 1, 2013, and will continue until a suitable candidate is found. Applicants should submit in electronic format, with their name and the above competition number in the subject line, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, a statement of teaching interests, an outline of their present research program and a brief future research plan, and a list of at least three referees to careers@uoit.ca.

UOIT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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