To support the dynamic growth in the field of biomedical engineering, the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York has an opening for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level or higher, with an expected start date of August 2021.
The successful candidate will be expected to help promote a climate that values and uses diversity in all its forms to make the work of the Department more inclusive and productive.
The Biomedical Engineering Department (engineering.buffalo.edu/biomedical.html) is a joint venture between the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo (UB). Previous University investments in faculty and facilities have enabled the Department to position itself as a key player in the expanding biomedical/biotechnology corridor in the Buffalo-Niagara region.
The search is open to candidates whose research and expertise overlap with any aspect of biomedical engineering, including, but not limited to, tissue and cellular engineering, computational medicine, instrumentation, bioimaging, biomechanics, and neuroengineering. Successful candidates will be expected to collaborate with scientists, engineers and clinicians in a multidisciplinary research environment spanning all Schools of the University as well as the Gates Vascular Institute, The Jacobs Institute, the New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences, and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Additionally, the newly launched Innovation Hub provides opportunities and resources to commercialize technologies and launch new companies.
Nominations and applications will be considered until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, statements detailing their teaching and research objectives, and names of three references via the UBJobs system, at https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu.
The University at Buffalo is a premier research-intensive public university, a flagship institution in the State University of New York system and its largest and most comprehensive campus. UB's nearly 30,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, the University at Buffalo is a member of the Association of American Universities.
The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Recruiter
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or a closely related area. Successful candidates are expected to have a track record of research activity in an area closely related to biomedical engineering, and are expected to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.