Open Rank Faculty Positions in Biomedical Engineering
University of Colorado Boulder
September 18, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Other / Not Specified
The College of Engineering of Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Colorado, Boulder is seeking applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the interdisciplinary area of Biomedical Engineering (BME). These faculty positions are part of the long-term growth plans for the College of Engineering and Applied Science. The openings are targeted at the level of Assistant Professor, but experienced candidates with outstanding credentials will be considered for Associate or Full Professor appointments. While applications from outstanding candidates with broad research interests in BME will be accepted, exceptional candidates will focus on the following specialty areas: imaging, devices, biomechanics.
New faculty will be rostered in one of the Departments participating in the College-wide BME initiative: Mechanical, Chemical and Biological, Electrical and Computer, Aerospace, Computer Science or Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, depending on the focus of their research and teaching. New positions may also align with one or more Interdisciplinary Research Themes (IRTs) in the College (https://www.colorado.edu/engineering/research/interdisciplinary-research-themes), with the goal to provide advanced technologies and therapies for diseases with unmet medical needs and develop new approaches for personalized medicine.
The University of Colorado CEAS is undergoing a period of unprecedented faculty growth and expansion to match an ambitious vision of research and teaching excellence. The CEAS leverages close access to the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, multiple National Laboratories, and the vibrant and thriving Front Range biotechnology industry. The University of Colorado Boulder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse work culture that respects the rights and dignity of each individual. We encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at email@example.com. The College of Engineering and Applied Science is additionally eager to accommodate the needs of dual career couples.
Applicants must submit their applications online at CU Boulder Jobs (https://www.colorado.edu/jobs/), job posting number 12864. Submit a single PDF file containing the following: curriculum vitae, statements describing research plans and teaching interests, and the names of at least four references. Throughout your application materials, please clearly describe your future plans for inspiring diverse students to conduct research.
Review of candidates will begin on October 1, 2018. All applications received by November 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.
For inquiries, please email the search co-chairs: Virginia Ferguson at firstname.lastname@example.org and Corey Neu at email@example.com.
Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. or equivalent degree in engineering, biology, physics, or a related field, where qualified candidates will contribute through their interdisciplinary research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Each new faculty member will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program that synergizes with others in the University of Colorado system. Candidates whose expertise cuts across engineering and related disciplines are especially encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 12864
About University of Colorado Boulder
Hands-on learning, advanced research, and an entrepreneurial spirit are defining the next generation of engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder. Students in the Department of Mechanical Engineering learn from a vibrant faculty conducting diverse research in consumer products, robotics, thermodynamics, energy, and the environment. We’re home to nearly 1,200 students in undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programs.
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