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Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Engineering
Department: Electrical And Computer Engineering 10016250
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Education/Training

Position Summary

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites applications from outstanding candidates for fixed term Research Associate positions in the areas of:

  • Electrosciences (Electromagnetics, Electronic Materials and Devices)
  • Computer Engineering and VLSI
  • Systems-Power
  • Control and Robotics
  • Communications and Signal Processing

Required Degree

Doctorate -Electrical Engineering or closely relate

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in electrical engineering.  The Ph.D. must be completed at the time of employment. 

While exceptional candidates from all areas of electrical engineering will be considered, all researchers in ECE are associated to a particular faculty member.

Desired Qualifications


Required Application Materials

Applicants must include:

  • Cover letter specifying area of focus and faculty they want to work with
  • Research Statement
  • Curriculum Vita 

Applicants must apply through the MSU online system,

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2019 and will continue until filled.


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Department Statement


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