Assistant Professor - Engineering Technology (Software Quality, Mobile Technologies, Edge Computing)

Assistant Professor - Engineering Technology (Software Quality, Mobile Technologies, Edge Computing)

Job no: 531616
Location: San José State University, San José, California, USA
Compensation: Commensurate with qualifications, experience, and rank as established by the CSU Salary Schedule. Anticipated hiring academic year annual salary range:
$101,508 - $114,408 annually. See Benefits Summary for details about the CSU’s excellent employment benefits.

Target Start Date: August 2024

Application Deadline: December 15, 2023 (Applications accepted until filled or closed)

The Department of Aviation and Technology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Computer Network System Management (CNSM) Concentration to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses primarily related to software quality management, mobile technology and edge computing. The applicant is also expected to teach courses in the General Networks area including introduction to networks, network administration, Internet of things, cloud computing, and database management. In addition, the applicant is expected to carry out sponsored research and projects involving students.

The Aviation and Technology Department is the oldest department in the College of Engineering. The Department is the fastest growing department in the college attracting students at both freshman and transfer levels. The Department has an enrollment of over 800 students in its programs and enjoys having a strong relationship with local industry through continuous support of its Industry Advisory Boards. We are proud of our long-standing internship program that allows students to gain industry experience while industry evaluates such students as long-term potential employees.

We have an Aviation Program ranked #1 on the US West Coast and California and ranked #4 nationally, with options in Professional Flight, Flight Operations, Aviation Management, and Maintenance Management.

We also offer both BS and MS Degrees in Engineering Technology with concentrations in Computer Network System Management, and Manufacturing Systems. Computer Network System Management (CNSM) prepares students to meet the demand by industry in recruiting graduates with knowledge, skills, and experience in the field. The Manufacturing Systems prepares students with modern tools related to Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and data analytics in Advance Factory Operation and Modern Manufacturing Ecosystem. Our BS and MS programs students are engaged in academic research with faculty, or work on projects with industries senior projects and MS projects. Our full-time faculty are all active researchers and are successful in attracting major funding from industry. You can learn more about our department at

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