Assistant Professor - Electronics

School/Institution:Nebrija University, Spain, Madrid

Discipline: Electronics

Employment Type:Full-time


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Assistant / Associate professor position in the field of Digital Electronics / Computer

The Computer Engineering department of Nebrija University, together with the ARIES Research Center (, offers one tenured assistant / associate professor position in the field of Digital Electronics / Computer Architecture.

The position will start with an initial non-tenured year, in which the candidate will have to meet some research goals. After the first year, the candidate's performance will be assessed by a committee, and if the result is positive, a tenured assistant / associate professor position will be offered. The category of assistant or associate will be determined based on the background and performance of the candidate.

About teaching: The candidate will be responsible of teaching an average of 6 hours per week. Non Spanish speaking candidates will be allowed to teach in English for the first two years. After that period, the candidate should have acquired a sufficient level of Spanish to teach in this language (roughly equivalent to a B2 level).

About research:

The candidate will join the ARIES Research Center, where he / she will be expected to contribute to the current research lines and projects. In this way, the main work of the center is on Digital Electronics applied to Space applications, with a focus on reliability (fault tolerant microprocessors, ECC for memories, reliable digital components, etc.). The ability of the candidate to integrate in these lines and his / her average number of publications per year will be the main selection criteria.

All candidates

  • Must hold a Ph.D. degree in a related area, and should prove sound knowledge and expertise in Digital Design, Computer Architecture, HDL (VHDL or Verilog) and / or FPGAs.

Candidates should send updated CV (including detailed research achievements) plus research and teaching statements. The selection criteria will be as follows: i) Average number of publications per year, ii) suitability of the candidate's research to the ARIES Research Center activity lines and projects, and iii) teaching experience

About University

Since its creation, Nebrija University has maintained the differentiating values ​​of its educational model, based on quality teaching and on research as knowledge creation, with comprehensive training in the skills, competences and abilities of all its students. These are key principles to achieve the development of individual talent and the best opportunities for professional integration.

Our philosophy is to learn by doing, which becomes a unique university experience. It is a vital experience in the transformation of the student towards global knowledge, in order to star and lead the changes in which he / she is immersed. The "Nebrija" student focuses on the construction of knowledge for the life's important challenges.

Also, there is a company commitment between the University and companies for the development of training in professional skills, which guarantees quality internships for the student, in order to achieve his / her ambition to grow in life and intellectually during the university phase.

The Board of Trustees of Nebrija University and the Academic Councils, made up of relevant personalities, link their knowledge and prestige to the study and research programs. Nebrija University students know how to fully articulate their knowledge and skills within the national and international society in which they will carry out their professional skills.

What sets Nebrija University apart?

  • Employability and orientation towards the profession, with internships in companies and institutions for 100% of the students.
  • Academic Excellence with personalized teaching in small groups, the closeness between teachers and students and the meeting of relevant people from the academic and professional world.
  • Internationalization with bilingualism of international students in Madrid and with programs abroad, one of the essential experiences before finishing the studies.
  • Pedagogical innovation with spaces of knowledge and employment to be creative, enterprising and interact in the university with all sectors, such as that of automobile, performing arts, international relations, communication, etc.

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