Visiting Professor

at University Of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont, United States

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The University of Vermont (UVM) seeks outstanding candidates for a visiting teaching professor position in the area of power/energy systems. Successful candidates are expected to hold a graduate degree in electrical engineering or related field and to be able to offer courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in, e.g., energy conversion (motors & transformers), power electronics, power systems analysis, renewable energy integration and/or smart grid technology. The anticipated start date is Fall 2021.

The Electrical Engineering Program values teaching highly and prides itself on its hands-on and flexible curriculum. Thus, the successful candidate is encouraged and will be supported to incorporate, e.g., problem-based learning, projects, and/or labs in their classes. The successful candidate is expected to offer one undergraduate and one graduate course per semester leaving opportunities for the hire to further develop their scholarly interests. For example, there is opportunity to interact with ongoing departmental research in renewable energy integration, work sponsored by DOE, ARPA-E, NSF, and NIST. This visiting position will be a one-year contract, with potential for renewing.

The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, about 90 miles south of Montreal. Burlington is often rated as the best small city in America for quality of living, and features year-round outdoor recreation and cultural events. Greater Burlington has a population of approximately 150,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on Lake Champlain, bordered by the Adirondack and Green Mountains. Vermont is also home to some of the most innovative utilities and power companies in the nation.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.
The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service and research, scholarship or creative arts. We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance t

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University Of Vermont


Burlington, Vermont 05405
United States

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Posted On: Mar 04, 2021

Updated On: May 04, 2021