Professor of the Practice

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University in Durham, NC, USA, invites applications for an open-rank Professor of the Practice (PoP) position.

We are seeking an innovative educator with teaching and research experience particularly in computer engineering, and in other fields of electrical engineering. This non-tenure-track, regular-rank position will serve as a primary instructor of core and elective courses in computer engineering, and possibly other subjects taken by ECE students. PoP positions emphasize teaching excellence as well as complementary scholarship through technical or educational research, external research funding, peer-reviewed conference and journal publications, and/or involvement in engineering education at the national or international level. Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in electrical or computer engineering or a related discipline, and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence. Candidates with industry experience are encouraged to apply.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Applications received by July 1, 2015 will receive fullest consideration. Applications must be submitted online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/5510


Associate in Research


Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree with a background in physics, mechanical engineering and/or electrical engineering. Candidates with expertise in the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Familiarity with academic research environments and supply needs.
  • Equipment ordering/maintenance/trouble-shooting.
  • Research program support.
  • Laboratory space management.

The candidate will manage the day-to-day supply and facility needs of the laboratory. The candidate will be responsible for equipment ordering, maintenance, and general logistic troubleshooting. The candidate will assist in operation of circuit prototyping equipment, 3D printing facilities, and support experimental efforts in general.

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to: margo.ginsberg@duke.edu. Please note the position “Lab Technician” in the subject line.

Deadline: Currently accepting applications