Employment Opportunities

We are currently recruiting faculty to join our dynamic department!

Wide-bandgap and Ultrawide-bandgap Materials

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is growing its faculty in the areas of solid-state electronics and quantum technologies, and optics and photonics, and is seeking candidates for a tenure-track position in the area of wide-bandgap and ultrawide-bandgap semiconductor physics, materials, and devices. The department is specifically interested in candidates with a strong background and experimental expertise in the growth and synthesis of III-nitride materials for device applications in power electronics and sustainable energy systems, bioelectronics and biophotonics for healthcare technologies, and optoelectronics for computing and communications.  Candidates who transcend traditional disciplinary boundaries are especially encouraged.

The principal duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and contributing to curriculum updates and innovations; supervising graduate student research and mentoring graduate students; developing and directing a strong, extramurally funded research program; participating in departmental and university faculty governance; and contribution to professional and public service.

For application procedures and further information see position vacancy listing 228707-FA at jobs.wisc.edu. UW-Madison emphasizes high-quality mentoring of junior faculty and is strongly committed to having a diverse faculty and student body. Under-represented candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is January 3, 2021. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.