Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Electrical Engineering or Cyber Engineering
Houston Baptist University
October 10, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Faculty Careers - Engineering
This is a full-time, faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate or Full Professor, beginning January 2019 or later. The position offers a unique opportunity to provide leadership in building an innovative engineering program and the prominence of the new College of Engineering and of the University.
Develop and implement project-based fundamental and advanced courses;
Design and teach courses and labs in electrical engineering or cyber engineering;
Engage in student advising, student organizations, assessment and accreditation activities, and committee responsibilities.
Participate in professional development of students and maintain professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community.
Applicants should be interested in contributing leadership toward the development of the College of Engineering.
Candidates should have completed a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education. Other qualifications include:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills,
Experience developing and teaching project-based curricula;
Knowledge of the current practices and research pertaining to innovative undergraduate curricula, and
Commitment to quality teaching in a Christian university.
Background in cybersecurity practice, control systems, network security, information management or is preferred.
Knowledge of industry best practices, and fundamental principles of cyber security design and engineering is also desired.
Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country. As a result of implementing its twelve-year vision, The Ten Pillars: Faith and Reason in a Great City, HBU is on a trajectory to become a comprehensive, national university. For more information about the University and the new College of Engineering, visit www.hbu.edu.
The College of Engineering at HBU
Houston Baptist University has recognized the growing need for engineers and information technology specialists who understand how to incorporate cybersecurity in the physical and computer systems that they design and implement and secure. To meet this worldwide demand, and to meet the need for the Houston energy, computing/software/ information, manufacturing, healthcare, financial, defense, and aerospace industries, HBU has established a College of Engineering that offers B.S. degrees in Computer Science, Cyber Engineering, and Electrical Engineering.
The vision of the new College of Engineering at HBU is to be the best college in the world known for integrating fundamental principles of engineering, science and mathematics, and modern computing and information technology, with historic Christian values and standards to serve God and serve mankind. Graduates of the school will meet engineering and computing needs of the 21st century and distinguish themselves by exhibiting the highest ethical standards.