Job ID: 124678

Presidential Fellows Cluster Hiring Initiative

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

  • Jun. 20, 2019
  • Presidential Fellows Cluster Hiring Initiative
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    Daytona Beach, FL
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) has an ambitious agenda for the next five years, focused on expanding its research capabilities, graduate programs, and facilities and recruiting highly-talented faculty. ERAU strives to expand its presence in groundbreaking aerospace/aviation research and to be recognized globally in select signature areas while growing its discovery-driven undergraduate programs. In support of this agenda, multiple Presidential Fellow (i.e. distinguished faculty) positions will be filled.

ERAU is seeking to recruit several Presidential Fellows, i.e. faculty with national recognition in the areas of Aviation Cyber Security, Aviation Data Science and Business Analytics, Flight Research, Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and Autonomous Systems. It is expected that candidates for these positions will have an excellent publication record, a record of sustained research excellence, and be nationally renowned. They should be experienced in supervising doctoral students, providing leadership in funded research, and building new (or augmenting existing) University research programs. The positions are open for all departments on all ERAU campuses, but the candidates should indicate their preferences. The appointments come with tenure and will be available as early as January 2020.

Our campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona, feature a traditional residential experience, complete with classrooms and labs, dorms and clubs, sporting events, and performances. Embry-Riddle Online and our Worldwide Campus feature state-of-the-art online technology that offer flexibility of location and scheduling. Embry-Riddle enrolled nearly 34,000 students in the 2017-18 academic year, offering more than 100 degrees at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. levels in areas such as aviation, applied science, business, computers and technology, engineering, security, intelligence, safety, and space.


Candidates should have an earned terminal degree in a related field and have the credentials for Associate or Full Professor rank. Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

Candidates must specify a preferred home department, college, and campus as well as any desired joint appointment. Candidates must submit: (1) a cover letter, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, (3) teaching philosophy, (4) a research plan, and (5) the names and contact information of at least three references.

Candidate materials should be submitted online by applying to requisition # 190373 at All questions should be directed to ERAU’s Associate Provost for Research, Dr. Remzi Seker at or 386.226.7409.

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Daytona Beach
Job: Research and Academics
Education Level: Doctorate Degree
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: No
Job Posting: Jun 20, 2019, 3:05:30 PM

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