: $68,500.00 - $106,220.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Scientific Research

Department UNH Center for Acoustics Research & Education

Summary of Position

The University of New Hampshire Center for Acoustics Research and Education ( CARE ) of the Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space ( EOS ) invites applications at the rank of Assistant Research Professor in the area of acoustic signal processing. The successful applicant can expect to interact with faculty from the natural sciences and engineering, as well as the social sciences and humanities to address signal processing challenges related to basic and applied acoustics research. The successful candidate will have a strong track record of research demonstrating outstanding potential for establishing his or her own independent research program and to raise his/her salary from external grants, be a proven programmatic and organizational leader, and an early career scientist with international connections and diverse perspectives. While primarily a research appointment, graduate level teaching and research interaction with diverse students is encouraged. Demonstrated ability to work with faculty, staff, and students as well as community groups of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, sexual orientation, disability and ethnic backgrounds.

Additional Job Information

Posting Number/Job Order # PF0330FY20

Acceptable Minimum Qualifications

Minimum requirements are a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering with at least one year of post-doctoral experience and demonstrated capability to acquire external funding and lead a scientific research program. EOS is largely a soft money research institution and the candidate will be expected to develop and maintain a vigorous externally funded research program and to raise his/her salary from external grants. While primarily a research appointment, graduate level teaching and research interaction with students is encouraged.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

Statistical signal processing, detection/ classification techniques, and knowledge in machine learning is a plus.

Salary Information

Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.

If Renewable or Number of years, please specify

Type of Position Faculty

Posting Date 11/13/2019

Open Until Filled No

Closing Date 12/12/2019

Interested Internal Candidates Exist? Yes

Appointment Type Grant Funded

If TERM position with benefits, indicate projected end date

Institution Information

The University of New Hampshire is a major research institution, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshires lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs.

This position is responsible for the supervision of

Special Requirements A background check will be required as a condition of employment.

EEO Statement

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Duties / Responsibilities

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • * Do you meet the definition of an Internal Candidate?Internal Candidates include: (1) active status employees who have completed the introductory period and (2) adjunct staff members who have been employed within USNH for at least 12 months in total and who have worked at least 1,000 hours during the 12 month period preceding the application for the position. Student employment does not apply toward internal status eligibility.
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume/Vita
  • Cover Letter
  • (3) Professional References Contact Info
  • Optional Documents

    5 Chenell Drive, Suite 301, Concord, NH 03301

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