Search 17-41F Faculty Position in Biomedical Engineering Tagliatela College of Engineering
The Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program in the Tagliatela College of Engineering (TCoE) at the University of New Haven invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position in biomedical engineering. The expected starting date is August 24, 2018.
Required qualifications: Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or related field; experience in any of the areas of biomedical instrumentation (imaging and/or biosensing), medical product development, biotechnology and systems biology, regenerative medicine, teaching and implementing instructional laboratories; the ability to teach engineering courses at the undergraduate and graduate level; experience in implementing hardware and software for instrumentation; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; proven ability to work as a contributing and collegial member of a team; and authorization to work in the U.S. Teaching and research experiences are strongly preferred and industry experience will be considered favorably.
Primary responsibilities: Teaching graduate biomedical engineering and undergraduate and graduate engineering courses, conducting research and participating in university service.
Program Profile: The biomedical engineering graduate program has four affiliated faculty including one full-time faculty in biomedical engineering. In addition to teaching, faculty are involved in disciplinary, interdisciplinary and engineering education research activities, including biomaterials and medical device innovation, theoretical and computational chemistry and drug delivery, nanobiotechnology, and materials characterization.
About the University and College: The University of New Haven, founded on the Yale campus in 1920, is a private, coeducational university situated on the coast of southern New England. It's a diverse and vibrant community of more than 6,800 students, with campuses around the country and around the world. Within its five colleges, students immerse themselves in a transformative, career-focused education across the liberal arts and sciences, fine arts, business, engineering, public safety, and public service. We offer more than 100 academic programs, all grounded in a long-standing commitment to collaborative, interdisciplinary, project-based learning. Here, the experience of learning is both personal and pragmatic, guided by a distinguished faculty who care deeply about individual student success. As leaders in their fields, faculty members provide the inspiration and recognition needed for students to fulfill their potential and succeed at whatever they choose to do.
The Tagliatela College of Engineering (TCoE) takes pride in providing students a well-balanced mix of hands-on education with a strong theoretical foundation that allows graduates to function effectively and confidently in the workplace. Our graduates are highly sought after and known by employers to be work-ready. Our curricula in core engineering and applied science disciplines, combined with strong interdisciplinary coursework, internships in the field, co-curricular activities, and research opportunities, enable our graduates to remain a step ahead of the competition in today's crowded job market. The TCoE is the only private engineering college in Connecticut that offers eight nationally accredited engineering and applied science programs (chemical, civil, computer, electrical, mechanical and system engineering, computer science, and chemistry). The buzz is out there beyond Connecticut too as more than half of our incoming First-Year students come from out-of-state. We also serve a significant number of international and multicultural students. The TCoE was ranked in the top third of undergraduate engineering programs nationwide in its category in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings.
Application Process: All information on candidates will be kept confidential. Review of applications will start on December 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter describing their academic and/or industry experiences relevant to the position, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and achievements, statement of research plans, and contact information for at least three professional references to:
Search Committee #17-41F University of New Haven 300 Boston Post Road • West Haven, CT 06516 or via email to email@example.com (electronic submission, in a single PDF file, is preferred)
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