] Tenure Track Faculty Position

Updated: 5 days ago
Deadline: 15 Nov 2017

BOSTON UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

MULTIPLE TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS

The Boston University Department of Biomedical Engineering (BU BME) anticipates openings for multiple tenure-track faculty positions, subject to approval by the university. Although candidates in all research areas will be considered, we are interested in faculty that synergize with and build bridges between existing areas of strength, including Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Biomedical Imaging, Biomechanics and Mechanobiology, Nanotechnology and Sensing, Molecular and Cellular Engineering, Neural Engineering, and Synthetic and Systems Biology.

BU BME is a top-ranked department. We attract exceptional graduate student and faculty talent at all levels and have strong ties to the BU School of Medicine, as well as other top medical research centers in the Boston area. Research expenditures are approximately $30M per year. Our faculty benefit from strong infrastructure, nurtured by funding from the Coulter Foundation, to translate research advances into new applications that impact society. BU BME faculty lead and participate in several high-profile, interdisciplinary research centers, including BUNano, the Center for Biological Design, the Center for Future Technologies in Cancer Care, the Neurophotonics Center, the Systems Neuroscience Center, the Center for Research in Sensory Communication and Emerging Neural Technology, our renowned Photonics Center, and the Hariri Center for Computing and Computer Engineering.

Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice. We are proud that we were the first American university to award a PhD to a woman and that Martin Luther King Jr. received his PhD here. We are dedicated to increasing the participation of all talented students and are committed to the pursuit of engineering by underrepresented groups at BU and beyond.

Candidates for must hold a PhD in an appropriate area, have postdoctoral experience, and show potential for leading an independent, vibrant, world-class research program. BU BME also places high value on excellence in teaching and in community.

For more information, please visit http://www.bu.edu/eng/departments/bme/. Applicants should submit a brief letter of interest, statement of accomplishments and plans, a current CV and contact information of three references the appropriate link below. For full consideration, applicants should upload materials before October 1, 2017.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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