Faculty Openings

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for tenure-track faculty at the Assistant and Associate Professor level. Applicants should have an earned Ph.D. or equivalent. The School seeks individuals with outstanding potential for research achievement, and a strong aptitude and interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Related industry experience is desirable.

Exceptional candidates in all areas of electrical and computer engineering will be considered. Of particular interest are the following areas:

  • Autonomy with particular focus on robotics and control theory. Application domains of special interest range from mobile, legged, humanoid and flying robotic systems to autonomous automotive systems.
  • Bioengineering, with a focus on candidates committed to collaborations with other strengths on campus such as nanotechnology, instrumentation and wearable sensors, imaging, and neuroengineering.
  • Computer engineering with focus on software and hardware, with application to systems security, software security, many-core systems, embedded/mobile platforms, high performance computing, resilient systems, non-conventional computing, hardware security, and cyber-physical systems.
  • Electrical energy systems with emphasis on control, protection, automation, cyber-physical security, integration of renewables, reliability, and power electronics applications.
  • Machine learning and data science. Domains of interest include theory and algorithms, imaging, physiological or biological sensing, and cellular or molecular engineering.


Diversity candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Learn more about the School of ECE at Georgia Tech.

Interested candidates should submit an application letter, curriculum vita, research and teaching statements, and names of three references electronically to the faculty positions website portal.

Review of applications will begin immediately. To receive full consideration, interested applicants should submit their materials before December 1, 2017.

Georgia Tech is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.


The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for the position of Lecturer of the Undergraduate Professional Communications Program (UPCP). 

We are seeking a dynamic individual who is invested in engineering education and experienced teaching technical/professional writing and presentation to university students.  This is an exceptional career opportunity for someone interested in contributing to the continuous growth and development of a discipline-specific writing program dedicated to empowering next-generation and this-generation engineering students with the communication skills they need to thrive in the 21st century.  We encourage applications from entrepreneurial-minded, results-driven individuals with an MA in technical writing, writing studies, or a related field who are looking for a non-traditional career path in an engineering-centric environment that offers intellectual, academic, and professional flexibility.

The successful candidate will be expected to deliver highly effective, engineering-specific visual and multimodal communication instruction and resources while collaborating with the UPCP Director to advance the exciting and innovative work of ECE’s communication program.

This is a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track academic position with appointment beginning in August 2017.  Salary commensurate with qualifications and Includes benefits.

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Please submit resumes to Linda Dillon at linda.dillon@ece.gatech.edu, or 404-894-2909 (fax) or 777 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332-0250.  Selection process will include passing a background screening.

Last revised April 2, 2018