Lecturer, Electrical - Continuing Position Simon Fraser University, Mechatronic Systems Engineering Canada

Lecturer, Electrical - Continuing Position


The School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering at Simon Fraser University-Surrey invites applications for a continuing teaching position at the rank of Lecturer.


The successful candidate reports to the Director of School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering (MSE) and his/her primary responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • teaching a regular course load (currently five courses per academic year) in broad areas of Mechatronics Engineering, including Mechatronics Design, Digital Logic and Microprocessor Systems, Embedded Systems, Industrial Controls, Manufacturing Systems, etc.
  • teaching and participating in the administration of the School’s flagship Professional Masters Program is expected
  • performing service to benefit the school, faculty, and the university.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The ideal candidate is expected to possess and demonstrate the following qualifications:


  • Ph.D. in engineering preferably in Electrical, Computer, or a closely related engineering discipline
  • proven excellence in teaching engineering courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • excellent communication skills
  • eligibility to register as a Professional Engineer with Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia within one year of assuming the position

In keeping with SFU’s strategic vision which pledges to foster a culture of inclusion and mutual respect and to celebrate diversity among faculty, MSE is committed to ensuring that no individual is denied access to employment opportunities for reasons unrelated to ability or qualifications. MSE is dedicated to building a diverse faculty by advancing the interests of underrepresented groups, specifically women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities; and will embrace gender and sexual diversity. We are interested in candidates with a history of advocating for diversity and inclusion. Individuals from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.


Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details, see the Collection Notice.
The competition will remain open until the position is filled, however, screening will commence on April 16th, 2018.


Applications should include

  • a recent copy of curriculum vitae
  • a statement of career objectives
  • names, addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers of three referees.

Submit the complete application documents as a single .pdf file to the attention of Dr. Ahmad Rad at msedsec@sfu.ca.

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