King Abdullah University of Science and Technology: Faculty Positions:
Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division
KAUST, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Sep 13, 2022
The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Program in the Computer,
Electrical, and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) Division at
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) invites
applications for faculty positions at all ranks (Assistant, Associate, and
Full Professors), with preference for candidates at the Assistant Professor
level. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have
an excellent potential for high impact research and a commitment to teaching.
Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a
distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service and
teaching at the graduate level.
We seek candidates in all fields pertaining to Electrical and Computer
Engineering, especially those with a focus on interdisciplinary research.
Examples of such areas, include, but are not limited to:
Smart grid technologies, energy storage systems, high efficiency
alternative and renewable energy technologies, to assure secure access to
energy resources, while addressing climate change concerns.
Mobile and personalized biomedical technologies, signal processing
algorithms and sensors that advance a holistic paradigm of human wellness.
Communication and computing technologies including high-speed
communication systems, Information coding and cryptography.
Connected and automated mobility systems and assistive technologies to
enhance safety, efficiency, and accessibility, in modern smart cities.
Next generation smart materials, devices and platforms including but not
limited to, system and algorithm development, flexible and wearable
electronics, emerging device platforms, and photonic based devices and
Robotics and their applications in numerous fields including but not
limited to underwater exploration, soft robotics, manufacturing,
agriculture, health care among others.
Candidates with research portfolios that align with KAUST strategic
initiatives including artificial intelligence, climate, environment, energy,
semiconductors and smart health, are encouraged to apply.
KAUST is an international, graduate research university dedicated to advancing
science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and
innovation. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the eastern shores of the Red Sea,
KAUST offers superb research facilities, generous baseline research funding,
and internationally competitive salaries, together with unmatched living
conditions for individuals and families. More information about KAUST academic
programs, research activities, and community life are available at:
https:// www. kaust.edu.sa
The ECE program at KAUST is recognized for its vibrant research programs and
collaborative environment. ECE core research competencies are strongly
supported by KAUST's international research collaboration network and KAUST's
advanced research facilities such as the Nanofabrication, the Imaging and
Characterization, and the Supercomputing Core Facilities. Additional
information about the ECE program and CEMSE division are available at:
https: // cemse.kaust.edu.sa
https: // cemse.kaust.edu.sa/ece
To apply, please visit: https: // www. kaust.edu.sa/en/about/faculty-positions
Required information includes:
A complete curriculum vitae with a list of publications
Research and teaching statements
The names and contact information for at least 3 (preferably 5)
KAUST is committed to maintaining a diverse faculty body and encourages
applications from women faculty candidates.
Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, only applications
submitted through the online form will be considered. Applications will be
evaluated as soon as they are received, and will receive full consideration
until the positions are filled.