Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Teaching Positions at The Department of Electrical Engineering, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

The Department of Electrical Engineering, King Saud University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, invites applications for a number of faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to begin September 2008. The levels of appointment will be based on the qualifications and academic records of the applicants. Exceptional candidates are being sought in the areas of VLSI/circuits, Mixed analogue/digital electronic circuits, RF microwave circuits, Optoelectronic circuits and systems, information security, Signal/image processing, Control, Power systems, and Machines. However, outstanding candidates in other areas of electrical engineering will also be considered. Applicants should have earned a doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, or a closely related discipline.

Candidates are expected to have a distinguished record of teaching, research and university service. Applications and nominations should include a detailed resume, references and a statement of capabilities and qualifications. Salaries are competitive and are determined according to the successful applicant’s accomplishments, experience and qualifications. A fast growing department, Electrical Engineering currently has more than 52 faculty members and is in the process of expanding to more than 90 faculty members, making it one of the largest EE departments in the kingdom. The department offers an excellent environment for teaching and research. The undergraduate programs have an enrolment of 700 of the top students in Saudi Arabia and its graduates are consistently highly sought-after by industry. Recent expansion of the graduate program, which draws both Saudi and international students, has led to an enrolment of 120 master’s and PhD students.

For further information, please contact/email the chair of Electrical Engineering Department:

Dr. Saad M. Alguwainem
Electrical Engineering Department
P. O. Box 800, Riyadh 11421,
Saudi Arabia

saadalgh[ at ]gmail.com