School of Engineering Faculty Search Instructions

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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) seeks candidates for faculty positions starting in September 1, 2019, or on a mutually agreed date thereafter.   Appointment will be at the assistant or untenured associate professor level.   In special cases, a senior faculty appointment may be possible.   Faculty duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, advising students, conducting original scholarly research, and developing course materials at the graduate and undergraduate levels.   Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science or a related field by the start of employment.   We will consider candidates with research and teaching interests in any area of electrical engineering and computer science.

Application Instructions

Candidates must register with this website and must submit application materials electronically to this website.   Candidate applications should include a description of professional interests and goals in both teaching and research.   Each application should include a curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three or more individuals who will provide letters of recommendation.   Letter writers should submit their letters directly to MIT, preferably on the website or by mailing to the address below.   Complete applications should be received by December 1, 2018.   Applications will be considered complete only when both the applicant materials and at least three letters of recommendation are received.

It is the responsibility of the candidate to arrange reference letters to be uploaded at by December 1, 2018.

If there are any problems with uploading letters or documents, please contact

Send all materials not submitted on the website to:

Professor Asu Ozdaglar
Department Head, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Room 38-403
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

M.I.T. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.   Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Submitting Letters of Recommendation

In order to submit a letter of recommendation (in PDF format), please click HERE. If there are problems submitting a letter of recommendation to the website, please email it to

If the letter writer is unable to submit an electronic version of their recommendation letter, please contact

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