Open Positions

Assistant Professor of Quantum Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor Position in quantum engineering, broadly defined. Under exceptional circumstances, more experienced senior candidates may be considered. Specific areas of interest include, but are not limited to: quantum computation, quantum photonics, quantum sensing, quantum simulation, and quantum networks. The position is expected to be available July 1, 2024.

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Assistant Professor of Digital Health - Multiple positions

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in the area of digital health, broadly defined. We seek outstanding candidates with research interests in engineering innovations that could transform future healthcare systems. Specific areas of interest include but are not limited to bio-imaging/sensing, medical imaging, multi-omics, personalized health, bio-electronics, wearables and point-of-care devices, machine learning for health, AR/VR/visualization for health, and robotics for health.

A particular focus will be on research that directly relates to detecting, monitoring, and treating chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, mental health, and neurodegenerative diseases that have an outsized disease burden. Candidates whose work directly addresses issues of equity and access in health are especially encouraged to apply. These areas should not be considered limiting, and any candidate who believes their work directly impacts digital health or at the intersection of health and engineering is encouraged to apply. More experienced senior candidates amid transformative research projects and with particular experience building institutional equity across their fields may also be considered.

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