Faculty Positions in Electrical and Computer Engineering

New Mexico State University

United States

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

The Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at New Mexico State University invites applications for one or more tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in electrical engineering or a closely related field, a strong publication record, and are expected to show significant potential to create an internationally recognized funded research program. The department will consider exceptional candidates in all electrical and computer engineering areas but is particularly interested in candidates whose primary research expertise is in artificial intelligence/machine learning, microelectronics/VLSI, photonics, energy/power systems, and quantum information sciences. Applicants whose research areas can support interdisciplinary research endeavors are at an advantage. The successful candidate is also expected to demonstrate a solid commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Klipsch School has 20 tenure-track faculty positions and a current enrollment of approximately 250 undergraduate students, 110 MS students, and 25 Ph.D. students.


Applicants for the position should apply online at https://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/41916. The application packet should consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and names and contact information of three references. Optionally, applicants may attach up to three key publications. Review of applications will begin September 1, 2021 and will continue until the positions are filled.


The Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment. Potential applicants who share this goal, especially underrepresented minorities, women, and persons with disabilities, are strongly encouraged to apply for the position. NMSU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent on the university’s verification of credentials, the individual’s eligibility for employment in the United States, and other information required by federal law, state law, and NMSU policies and procedures.


About NMSU

New Mexico State University invites you to apply to be a part of a diverse, dynamic and welcoming learning and working environment in Las Cruces, NM. NMSU seeks employees who are creative and flexible in developing and evaluating new ideas and ways to evolve NMSU into the future. Located in the borderlands and adjacent to the mighty Rio Grande, NMSU is a proud Hispanic-serving institution in the minority-majority state of New Mexico. Southern New Mexico features an average of 294 days of sunshine annually, making NMSU ideal for job-seekers who enjoy hiking, mountain biking, canoeing and bird-watching. NMSU is committed to sustainability through improving and maintaining the quality of human life while preserving the integrity, stability, and beauty of ecological systems for the future. We are looking for student-centered employees with a passion for success. NMSU invites you to take the first step to your successful and rewarding career by applying today.

NMSU is New Mexico’s land-grant and space-grant institution, a comprehensive research institution dedicated to teaching, research, public service and outreach. In addition, the NMSU system includes a satellite learning center in Albuquerque, Cooperative Extension Service offices located in each of New Mexico’s 33 counties, and 12 agriculture research and science centers. New Mexico State University is the institution of choice for more than 15,000 students from 49 states and 89 foreign countries.

The City of Las Cruces is the second largest city in New Mexico and is located in Doña Ana County, approximately 45 miles north of El Paso, Texas, and 225 miles south of Albuquerque. Las Cruces is the economic and geographic center of the Mesilla Valley, the agricultural region on the floodplain of the Rio Grande which extends from Hatch to the west side of El Paso, Texas. The Organ Mountains, 10 miles to the east, are dominant in the city’s landscape, along with the Doña Ana Mountains, Robledo Mountains, and Picacho Peak. Las Cruces lies within a short driving distance of the Mexican border at Santa Teresa, as well as many other locations in the broader borderland region.

Geography, climate, demographics, and ambiance of Las Cruces and NMSU combine to offer a truly excellent place to thrive. Family members will discover a warm, open community that offers an attractive array of activities and outdoor recreation, amenities, services and opportunities, whether they are looking for top-notch education, meaningful employment, or simply a safe and comfortable place to live.

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