Department Chair- Electrical Engineering Technology


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (ECET) in the College of Engineering Technology at Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for the position of Department Chair.

We are seeking an individual who has the ability and interest in contributing to a community committed to student centeredness; professional development and scholarship; integrity and ethics; respect, diversity and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; and teamwork and collaboration. We are seeking individuals who are committed to RIT’s [core values]


  • Earned PhD. in a field of engineering/engineering technology, or related field; or an earned doctorate in STEM education with a master’s degree in engineering/engineering technology, or related field.
  • A minimum of approximately ten years of professional experience related to engineering/engineering technology/STEM education teaching and scholarly pursuits.
  • A record of sustained scholarly activity through publications and funded research in the candidate’s field of expertise.
  • Demonstrated administrative and management experience: leading and managing an organizational unit including budget oversight, and human resource problem-solving

Apply online at Job Search Welcome | Rochester Institute of Technology; search openings, then Keyword Search 7225BR. Please submit your on;ine application; a complete up-to-date CV that includes publications, grants and funding; and teaching experiences; a cover letter describing your interest in the position with an emphasis on your experience and administrative philosophy; and upload the following attachments:

  • Diversity statement
  • List of Publications
  • The names and contact information of three references who are familiar with your work, experience, and leadership skills.

For more information on this position, please contact the Search Committee Chair: Dr. George Zion