Renowned for our co-operative system of study and entrepreneurial
spirit Waterloo Engineering is widely recognized as Canada’s
premier school of engineering. We provide top-quality education
to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students and conduct
high-impact research that spans the theoretical to the practical.
The Faculty of Engineering at the University of Waterloo invites application for
faculty positions in the following areas:
» DIRECTOR, SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE Nominations and
applications are invited for the position of Director, School
of Architecture, with the appointment to be effective July
2013. The successful candidate will be an accomplished
leader, teacher and researcher with demonstrated
experience in university administration and connections
with the architectural profession.
Civil and Environmental Engineering
» ENERGY, GEOMATICS, INFRASTRUCTURE OR MATERIALS
Preference will be given to applicants whose research
falls into the following inter-disciplinary areas:
■ Energy – conservation, conversion, building envelopes,
carbon sequestration, geothermal
■ Geomatics – hazard and emergency assessment,
construction support, spatial analysis
■ Infrastructure – policy and management, urban air quality,
sensors and instrumentation
■ Materials – nano-functionalized or bio-inspired
Electrical and Computer Engineering
» NANOELECTRONICS DEvICES Expertise
required in nanoelectronic devices:
technology and applications.
» RF INTEGRATED CIRCUITS AND DEvICES Expertise
required in one or more of the following areas: RF
integrated circuits, solid state RF Micro devices, advanced
high-speed semiconductor devices and compact models.
» SOFTWARE SYSTEMS Applicants’ interests within software
systems should include fault tolerant systems, cloud
computing, mobile computing, human computer interaction,
and intelligent computing.
Institute for Quantum Computing
» Seeking candidates with strong research accomplishments
in the field of quantum information for appointments in
Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Mechanical &
» OPERATIONS RESEARCH Applicants are sought
who have demonstrated research ability in any
field of operations research. We are particularly
seeking those with interests and experience in
the applications of operations research methods
to various managerial problems in industrial and
» BEHAvIOURAL SCIENCES Applicants are required to
have demonstrated research and teaching abilities
in areas such as management of technology,
managing new product and process innovation,
interaction of technology with work situations and
organizational behaviour, and organizational theory.
Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
» DEPARTMENT CHAIR Nominations and
applications are invited for the position of
Chair of the Department of Mechanical and
Mechatronics Engineering, with the appointment
to be effective January 1, 2013. The successful
candidate will have a distinguished record of
teaching, research and university service, and
demonstrated leadership ability.
» ENGINEERING CLINIC LECTURER Applicants for
this exciting new position must appreciate the
importance of fostering deep learning through
innovative learning strategies and participate in
engineering education research programs.
» LECTURER AND DIRECTOR OF MECHATRONICS
ENGINEERING MASTERS PROGRAM The successful
candidate for the director of the department’s
new online Master of Engineering in Mechatronics
Engineering graduate degree will teach and provide
administrative leadership for the program including
admissions, course scheduling and examinations.
The University of Waterloo encourages applications from all
qualified individuals, including women, members of visible
minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities.
All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, however,
Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
For complete job descriptions and application
details visit engineering.uwaterloo.ca