The Electrical Engineering Department invites applications for the faculty positions at the Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor ranks. Candidates with substantial experience of teaching and research in the field of Electrical Engineering, in general, and particularly in the Digital Systems, Electronics, Power Systems and Control specializations are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should possess an earned Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related fields (MS degree for Lecturer positions only). Relevant industrial experience is highly desirable.
The department has strong collaborative research and educational programs in communications, signal processing, power systems, automatic control, and electronics. It has excellent infrastructure facilities to support advanced research activities. The department faculty has also access to major research facilities provided by the University Research Institute.
King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals offers successful candidates two-year renewable contract, competitive salary based on qualifications and experience, internal and external research funding, free furnished housing with free essential utilities and maintenance, and free medical care at KFUPM Clinic. Subject to University policy, the appointment includes the following additional benefits: round-trip air tickets to Dammam for the instructor and up to three of his dependents; tuition fees for school-age dependent children enrolled in local schools; local transportation allowance; two-month paid summer vacation, end-of service benefits, and free access to recreation facilities. KFUPM campus has a range of teaching and research support facilities such as an extensive library acquisitions and library databases, computing facilities, smart classrooms, and research and teaching laboratories. The campus is within a very short distance from the cities of Dammam and Al-Khobar.
Current Job Openings
Currently, the Electrical Engineering department has multiple openings at the Assistant Professor level in the following areas:
1. Control systems (all areas)
2. Power systems (all areas)
3. Digital signal processing with emphasis on the area of seismic processing
Candidates must either have an earned Ph.D. from a reputable institution. The candidate must have a good publication record that clearly shows a promising future in research. Commitment to quality in teaching is required.
Required Documents and Contact Address:
Candidates should send their curriculum vitae, copies of their degree diplomas and transcripts, and the application forms to:
Dean of Faculty & Personnel Affairs
KFUPM Box 5005
Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
Fax: +966-3-860-2429 or 860-2442
For more information, please visit the following links:
Deanship of Faculty & Personnel Affairs: http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/fpa
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