Full-Time Faculty Position in EE (Optoelectronics)

Full-Time Faculty Position in EE (Optoelectronics)

Full-Time Faculty Position in EE (Optoelectronics)

(Advert Reference Code: EE-1-2018)


The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabancı University invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position in the field of Optoelectronics. Research areas of interest range across the whole spectrum in optoelectronics/photonics, in particular, optical components, lasers, fiber optics, solid-state optics, photovoltaics. Application domains of interest include, but are not limited to defense, consumer electronics, imaging, communication, renewable energy.

The candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering with a strong research and publication record in the area of optoelectronics/photonics. Applications are sought at Assistant or Associate Professor levels.

Candidates who can bring new research perspectives to FENS, and also demonstrate the potential to collaborate with existing FENS faculty members will be preferred.

Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in suburban Istanbul. The University offers 13 undergraduate programs and 46 graduate programs in three faculties (Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Management). The University aims at establishing a high standard of academic excellence and a research-oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students, while nurturing productive relationships particularly with the industries in the region which constitute the industrial heartland of Turkey. The medium of instruction is English.

Sabanci University was ranked as the best University according to the "University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Index" compiled by the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology since 2015, and ranked 2nd in 2013 and 2014. It is also the first Turkish private university to be included in the top 200 (182nd place) of the Times Higher Education (THE) 2014 Rankings and is ranked 13th among the universities under 50 years old worldwide.

Applicants are invited to submit their application (CV, research and teaching statements, representative publications and three letters of reference) at http://sucrm.sabanciuniv.edu/academiccv/application.php?advertcode=EE-1-2018 (Reference Code: EE-1-2018)

Full consideration will be given to applications received by March 1, 2019; applications received after that date may be considered until the position is filled. The position has a preferred start date as of September 2019.