Posting Date: August 7, 2015
TENURE TRACK POSITION IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with the applicant’s experience (i.e. at the assistant, associate, or full professor level).
The Department is situated in a state-of-the-art 82,000 square foot facility dedicated to Biomedical Engineering research and teaching on the Busch Campus in Piscataway, NJ, which provides abundant opportunities for collaborative work across Rutgers, with the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and numerous affiliated biomedical device, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical companies.
Applicants are expected to have a doctoral degree in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, or a closely related discipline. We are searching for energetic and visionary individuals in the broad area of advanced biomedical materials, biomechanics, rehabilitation engineering and rehabilitation devices. We are open to applications from individuals working on a broad range of problems, and have a particular interest in: pre-clinical and clinical applications, hardware development, image-guided drug/device delivery, personalized diagnostics, devices to assist individuals with disabilities, and to aid the recovery of physical and cognitive functions lost because of disease or injury. We particularly invite scientists interested in translational research who want to make a definitive clinical impact. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of (or tremendous potential for, at the Assistant Professor level) obtaining external research support, as well as excellent investigative, communication, and leadership skills. The candidate is expected to develop outstanding research and teaching programs on both the graduate and undergraduate levels. This includes the development of both undergraduate and graduate courses, the supervision of graduate and undergraduate students, and academic advising of students at all levels.
Candidates should send a letter of application, extended curriculum vitae, research plan and teaching portfolio to http://apply.interfolio.com/30782. The deadline for applying is November 15, 2015.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other classification protected by law. US Armed Force Veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.