The Grainger College of Engineering: Faculty (Open Rank) Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign invites applications for open-rank full-time faculty positions. All qualified candidates will be considered at all levels and in all areas of electrical and computer engineering, broadly defined, including the areas of Computational and Physical Electronics; Electromagnetics and Sensing Systems; Power and Energy Systems; Quantum Information Science; Bioinformatics and Bioimaging; Circuits – System on a Chip; AI/Autonomous Systems; Robotics; Signal Processing and Data Science; Control, Optimization, and Decision Science; Embedded Computing Systems and the Internet of Things; Data- Centric Computer Systems and Storage; Networked and Distributed Computing Systems.  Areas of particular emphasis in this year’s search are scalable AI systems, computer system architecture, device growth and/or fabrication, signal processing, electromechanical systems, and quantum systems.

Please visit to view the complete position announcement and application instructions.  Full consideration will be given to applications received by December 1, 2022, but the interview process for earlier applicants may begin before this date and continue until suitable candidates are identified.

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Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (2008) to complete the application and/or interview process. Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations portal, or by contacting the Accessibility & Accommodations Division of the Office for Access and Equity at 217-333-0885, or by emailing