September 12, 2022

The Univ. of Maine is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of design, fabrication, and testing of microelectronic and nanoelectronic devices and circuits. 

This position is at the University of Maine [], the State of Maine’s Land, Sea and Space Grant institution, and the State’s primary research institution with a Carnegie R1 classification. This faculty member will have the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering [] as their academic home, and have a joint appointment with the prestigious multidisciplinary Frontier Institute for Research in Sensor Technologies (FIRST) []. FIRST encompasses faculty, researchers, and projects from multiple departments, including Physics, Chemistry, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Civil, Biological Engineering, and Computer Science, among others. UMaine offers a competitive salary and employee benefits as well as attractive startup grants. Orono is located in the greater Bangor area, which is a great place to live and work.

The complete job posting and instructions on how to apply can be found at [].

Prof. Mauricio Pereira da Cunha is the chair of the Search Committee. If you or potential applicants have questions, please email him at We expect to initiate the review of applicants on September 30th, 2022 for a tentative start date of January 1, 2023.

Doctoral students completing their PhD before January 2023 are welcome, as are postdoctoral researchers, PhD graduates, and other colleagues who have a PhD and are currently working in the industry are encouraged to apply.