John M. Thompson Chair in Information Technology and Innovation

Faculty of Engineering
John M. Thompson Chair in Information Technology and Innovation

Applications are invited from exceptional candidates for the endowed chair in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, effective Sept. 1, or as soon as possible thereafter.

The successful applicant will receive a tenured appointment at the rank of associate professor or full professor. The rank will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience. The successful incumbent will also receive a cross appointment with the Richard Ivey School of Business and will also join Western Engineering’s Thompson Centre of Engineering Leadership & Innovation.

The initial appointment for the chair will be a five-year term. Consideration of applications will commence on July 1, and will continue until the position is filled.