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Associate Research Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering

The Department of Electrical Engineering at the Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA is seeking an Associate Research Professor. Applicants must have a solid background in machine learning applied to packaging, including fabrication of advanced interconnect structures. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research on machine learning.

An Associate Research Professor should possess a terminal degree or its equivalent in an academic field related to their research. A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Physics, or closely related areas is preferred. Alternatively, the Associate Research Professor should possess at least a master's degree or its equivalent in an academic field related to their research, must have demonstrated exceptional ability as a researcher, and must have shown evidence of professional growth and scholarship in their discipline at a level of distinction beyond that of the Assistant Research Professor.

Applicants must complete an online application and upload a cover letter, a current CV, and a list of at least three references. This position is a limited-term, non-tenure line appointment that is initially funded for one year with a possibility of renewal.

Penn State offers competitive benefits to full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, and retirement plans, in addition to tuition discounts and paid holidays. Please visit for more detailed information.

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