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To promote the health and safety of our university community, UC currently has a mandatory mask requirement for all buildings on campus for faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Additionally, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required by November 15, 2021. Newly hired individuals will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination. There is an opportunity to request an exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical reasons, sincerely held reasons of conscience, or religious beliefs.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Educator or Practice, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

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You are invited to submit an application to be considered for a position with more than one opening. The number of positions varies depending on the needs of the department. Rank and compensation may be based on experience and academic credentials.


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


About the Job

The University of Cincinnati is a major research university in an urban and diverse community. The university’s research portfolio includes a broad range of activities spanning physical, social and life sciences, engineering, medicine and informatics. These positions will provide an opportunity to form collaborative relationships within the college, across the university, and with regional industry.


The university boasts a student body of over 46,000 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region’s largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati is ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News and World Report has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges.  Cooperative Education (co-op) had its founding at UC in 1906, and is required for all engineering undergraduates.

Job Overview

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) of the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for non-tenure track positions as a Professor Educator or Professor of Practice of Computer Engineering and Computer Science. The anticipated start date is August 15, 2022. The positions are 9-month full-time appointments, paid over 12 months with full University faculty benefits. The appointment will be made within the Professor Educator or Professor of Practice track with salary and rank commensurate with credentials.


The Department of EECS offers ABET accredited undergraduate programs in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering and Computer Science. The department also has graduate programs that confer Master of Science, Master of Engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. For more information regarding the EECS Department, please see the following link: https://ceas.uc.edu/academics/departments/electrical-engineering-computer-science.html

Essential Functions

The Professor of Practice duties include teaching six undergraduate courses over two semesters related to the candidate’s area of expertise within the areas of Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering. In Computer Science, this may include: machine learning, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, software engineering, computer networks, databases, data structures, introduction to computer systems, object oriented programming, and/or introduction to programming. In Computer Engineering, this may include: embedded systems, computer networks, software and systems engineering, and/or computer architecture.


The Professor Educator duties are identical to those of the Professor of Practice, except duties also include teaching classes at the graduate level.

Minimum Requirements

Professor of Practice minimum qualifications:

Prior to effective date of the appointment, one of the following is required:

  • A MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field


Professor Educator minimum qualifications:

Prior to effective date of the appointment, one of the following is required:

  • A PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field

Application Process

Applicants must create an Applicant Profile and upload a current CV/Resume and cover letter. Please use the additional documents feature as needed for these items.

  • Cover letter
  • Complete curriculum vita
  • Statement of teaching interests
  • Graduate and undergraduate university transcripts
  • Contact information for three references.


Only complete applications will be considered. Further documentation, including letters of recommendation, may be separately requested by the search committee.


Review of applications will begin on January 6, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 72963 


Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Educator or Practice, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Date:  Nov 27, 2021

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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