Open Positions

Open Rank Faculty Search for the Bruce Eisenstein Endowed Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA invites applicants from all ranks (assistant, associate and full professor) for the newly established Bruce Eisenstein Endowed Chair faculty position. Qualified candidates with an outstanding scholarly record, commensurate with their academic rank, in any field of ECE, as well as interdisciplinary and cross-cutting areas, will be given full consideration.

The ECE Department is an established department recognized for educating outstanding engineers, for world-class research, and service to the profession. Drexel University is located in the heart of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania- a vibrant and diverse city with easy access to other major northeast metropolitan cities.

Candidates must have a PhD degree in related field with outstanding academic and/or industrial credentials. Candidates should have a strong academic record and be committed to education, research and service. Full applications should include a curriculum vita, a 2 page statement of teaching experience and interests, a 2-page research proposal and a list of at least three references in a single PDF file. Applications should be made through the Drexel Careers website for consideration.

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General inquiries should be directed to Dr. Baris Taskin, Search Committee Chair, at

All communications will be considered confidential. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Eligibility to work in the United States at the time of appointment is required.

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Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University’s acceptance of the results of the background investigation.

PhD and Post-doctoral Research Associate Positions

PhD and Post-doctoral research associate positions available working with Dr. Andrew Cohen. Research areas include image understanding, learning with high-dimensional temporal data, and hardware and software architectures for distributed machine learning. Please see the Bioimage Laboratory website for more details.

Undergraduate Work-Study Positions

ECE is always looking for undergraduate students with work-study support to join our department's administrative team. We are currently looking for students with experience (or who would like to get experience) in social media, graphic design, writing for websites, marketing, and Microsoft Excel. Interested applicants must be a current Drexel University with work-study funding available in their financial aid package. Students on co-op cannot serve in work-study positions. If interested, please contact Jeff Birou at