GE EPISCenter Professor

Posting Details


Posting Number F00298P


Working Title GE EPISCenter Professor
Tenure Status Tenured
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Months Per Year 9
Proposed Start Date 01/01/2018


Department Electrical & Computer Engineering - 2540


University Summary

The GE EPIS Center Professor in Aerospace Electrical Power Systems will lead departmental research in the areas of Electrical Power Systems, Power Electronics, and/or Electrical Machines. They will expand our academic program in areas relating to electrical power systems and will forge partnerships with government laboratories and with local industry to secure funded research from federal agencies and industry.

University Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

1. For appointment at the rank of Associate Professor:
An established record of scholarship and
an established record of funded research commensurate with an appointment at the Associate Professor rank.

For appointment at the rank of Full Professor:
An established record of scholarship demonstrating authoritative contributions to their discipline and an established record of competitively funded and individually directed research commensurate with an appointment at the Full Professor rank.
2. A strong research agenda in at least two of three areas of interest: Electrical Power Systems, Power Electronics, and Electrical Machines.
3. An undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field;
4. A doctorate in engineering;
5. Evidence of effective teaching in their research area;
6. Because of the need for collaboration with the GE EPISCenter and U.S. government agencies, and the need to access research facilities, U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Leadership experience in an academic or industry research environment;
2. Evidence of effective mentoring with a diverse population of students;
3. Experience of academic course and program development;
4. Strong written and oral communication skills;
5. Effective collaborative partnerships with other researchers;
6. Success in securing funded research from federal agencies or industry;
7. Knowledge of materials science.

Number of Positions Available 1
Application Review Date 10/20/2017
Closing Date
Open until filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please upload a teaching statement including evidence of teaching effectiveness and curricular innovation to “Teaching Philosophy”

Please upload the names and contact information of four references to “List of References”

When uploading multiple pages into one document type (teaching statement that includes evidence of teaching effectiveness and curricular innovation) please scan into one document not to exceed 9 MB.

Primary Contact for this Position Malcolm Daniels

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. List of References
  5. Statement of Research
Optional Documents

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