Come to EECS at Michigan!

North Campus, the center of Michigan Engineering

The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the University of Michigan is among the leading departments of its kind in the nation, and is home to 140+ faculty who teach, mentor, lead, and conduct remarkable research that addresses some of the world’s biggest challenges in areas such as power and energy, transportation, information security, and healthcare. Our research activity, which is presently supported by more than $64M annually in funding, is among the largest of any EE and CS program in the country.

An Environment Like No Other

The University of Michigan is one of the world's leading research universities, with more than $1.48B in research expenditures annually. It is ranked the #1 public research university by the National Science Foundation; 4th best U.S. public university by US News and World Report (2018); and #1 Best College Town in the U.S. by Forbes (2018). 97 graduate programs are ranked in the top 10 nationally, including our graduate program in EECS. We attract among the very best students in the world.

With 19 schools and colleges, the University is rich with opportunity for collaboration and cross-disciplinary inquiry. The EECS Department is a top producer of intellectual property within the University, which itself is ranked #4 nationally for entrepreneurial studies.

Our EECS Department is housed primarily in the EECS Building, home of the Lurie Nonofabrication Center, and in the spacious Bob and Betty Beyster Building, both of which are located on the U-M North Campus in Ann Arbor. These buildings contain some of the most modern facilities available on any university campus for instruction and research in EECS.

Faculty Positions in EECS

The EECS Department at the University of Michigan has two divisions:

Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE).

Each division has its own faculty search committee and its own hiring priorities. These committees will coordinate when considering faculty applicants whose interests span the two divisions and such applications are welcome.

Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Michigan invites applications for multiple tenure-track and teaching faculty (lecturer) positions. We seek exceptional candidates at all levels in all areas across computer science and computer engineering. We also have a targeted search for an endowed professorship in theoretical computer science (the Fischer Chair). Qualifications include an outstanding academic record, a doctorate or equivalent in computer science or computer engineering, and a strong commitment to teaching and research. Candidates are expected, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

The University of Michigan is one of the world's leading research universities, consisting of highly ranked departments and colleges across engineering, sciences, medicine, law, business, and the arts. CSE is a vibrant and innovative community, with over 70 world-class faculty members, over 300 graduate students, and a large and illustrious network of alumni. Ann Arbor is known as one of the best small cities in the country, offering cosmopolitan living without the hassle. The University of Michigan has a strong dual-career assistance program.

We encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible. For best consideration for Fall 2019, please apply by December 1, 2018. Positions remain open until filled and applications can be submitted throughout the year.

To submit an application, please visit:

CSE Faculty Application Form

THE ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING (ECE) Division of the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor invites applications for junior or senior faculty positions, especially from women and under- represented minorities.

Successful candidates will have a relevant doctorate or equivalent experience, and an outstanding record of achievement and impactful research in academics, industry and/ or at national laboratories. They will have a strong record or commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, to providing service to the university and profession, and to broadening the intellectual diversity of the ECE Division. Research in the Division spans from fundamentals to applications.

We invite candidates across all research areas to apply, with particular interest in computer vision, embedded systems, machine learning, stochastic systems, control, materials and health-medical technologies.

The highly ranked ECE Division ( prides itself on the mentoring of junior faculty toward successful careers. Ann Arbor is highly rated as a family friendly best-place-to-live.

Please see application instructions at:

ECE Faculty Application Form

The review of applications will begin November 3, 2018 with full consideration given to candidates submitting by then.

Michigan Engineering's strategic vision is to be the world's preeminent college of engineering serving the common good. This global outlook, leadership focus and service commitment permeate our culture. Our vision is supported by a mission and values that, together, provide the framework for all that we do.

The University of Michigan has a storied legacy of commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). Michigan Engineering's Strategic Plan for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion includes workshops, speakers, and other opportunities to celebrate the strengths that each individual brings to the table.

The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer with an Active Dual-Career Assistance Program. The College of Engineering is especially interested in candidates who contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.