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Assistant Teaching Professor

The Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization in the College of Engineering seeks a full-time, non-tenure line position to conduct nanotechnology research and teaching activities. The applicant must have at least a Master’s degree in Engineering Science, Materials Science, Electrical Engineering or a closely related field, however a Ph.D. degree is preferred.

Research will specifically include nano-scale structures including nanoelectronic and photonic materials and devices. The research undertaken will be used to further evolve and update nanotechnology laboratory experiences integral to Engineering Science undergraduate and graduate courses. The successful candidate must have extensive nanotechnology processing experience or a combination of processing experience and background that will enable them to develop a high degree of competency in nano-scale additive and subtractive processes, pattern transfer processes, and characterization as well as good theoretical background in electronic and photonic device modeling.

The successful candidate will participate in lecturing undergraduate and graduate students, as requested. Such teaching duties may cover both in person and on-line courses, labs, and remote access sessions to nanotechnology tools using various technologies.

This is a limited-term position, funded for 2 years from the start date date, with good chances of renewal.

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