Senior Faculty Position
Lecturer
   

Senior Faculty Position

The Department of Biomedical Engineering is dedicated to developing solutions for human health by educating the next generation of biomedical engineers, cultivating leaders, and nurturing the integration of engineering, science, and medicine in a discovery-centered environment. To help advance this mission, we are seeking a distinguished applicant to fill one senior faculty position. We are particularly interested in recruiting faculty into the targeted areas of biomedical imaging, computational bioengineering (using both physics and information based approaches), neural engineering, and systems biology. Appropriate applicants may also be considered for the position of Director of the Imaging Research Center, an interdisciplinary, multi-methods (and recently expanded) facility focused on developing and applying non-invasive imaging to study health and disease.

Required qualifications include a doctorate in engineering or a related field with an outstanding record of research accomplishments, publications, and appropriate externally sponsored funding. Candidates are also expected to have a successful record of mentoring the new generation of leaders in biomedical engineering, strong interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching in biomedical engineering, and a commitment to professional service. Additionally, we seek applicants who have a desire to build collaborations with the newly established Dell Medical School and the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes, as well as other regional medical centers including the Austin Heart Hospital and the Seton Stroke Institute. Furthermore, the Department has strong clinical partnerships with a number of medical institutions across Texas, including MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, the Texas Heart Institute, and UT Health Science Centers at Houston and San Antonio.

Interested persons should include a cover letter expressing interest and stating the position for which applying; a detailed curriculum vitae including academic and professional experience and peer-reviewed publications (please include PDF copies of a maximum of your three most significant, peer-reviewed, published manuscripts); a statement of research; a statement of teaching goals as related to our departmental focus; a statement summarizing past contributions to and future plans for promoting diversity; and the names and e-mail addresses of at least five references. Applications received before November 1, 2017 will be given priority review.

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Please direct inquiries to Carrie Cunningham at carrie.c@austin.utexas.edu.

The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran’s status, or sexual orientation. Background check conducted on applicant selected.
Department of Biomedical Engineering | Cockrell School of Engineering | 107 W. Dean Keeton St., Stop C0800 | Austin TX 78712 | www.bme.utexas.edu

 

Lecturer

The University of Texas at Austin Department of Biomedical Engineering is seeking qualified and highly motivated candidates to fill a non-tenure track Lecturer position to teach programming languages, network theory, and biomedical applications in computing.

Biomedical Engineering is dedicated to developing clinically translatable solutions for human health by educating the next generation of biomedical engineers, cultivating leaders, and nurturing the integration of engineering, science, and medicine in a discovery-centered environment. We have a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate education, with applied learning applications from first-year through the capstone design experience. The department highly values its close-knit community of undergraduate students and is seeking a Lecturer who is skilled in instruction as well as motivated to mentor students.

Qualifications
We invite qualified candidates to apply for the Lecturer position starting in either summer or fall 2018. The Lecturer will teach two (2) introductory undergraduate Biomedical Engineering courses per semester with a focus on programming languages, network analysis, computing, and numerical methods. Candidates should have earned a doctorate degree in biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, quantitative science, or other closely related field. Additional required qualifications include a strong teaching philosophy with instructor experience at the undergraduate level. Teaching emphasis on programming languages, network theory, and biomedical applications in computing is preferred. Candidates are also expected to have a successful record of mentoring undergraduate students and a commitment to professional service.

The University of Texas at Austin values its non-tenure track faculty and has developed a career path for lecturers that include opportunities for promotions and multi-year contracts.

Application Instructions
Interested persons should include a cover letter expressing interest, a detailed curriculum vitae including academic and professional experience, a statement of teaching goals specific to biomedical engineering and computing applications, and submit names and contact information of at least three professional reference letter writers via the Interfolio site prompts.

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Please follow applicant instructions within Interfolio to submit materials; do not email materials.

Questions? Please direct inquiries to Ms. Carrie Cunningham at carrie.c@austin.utexas.edu

The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran’s status, or sexual orientation. Background check conducted on applicant selected.
Department of Biomedical Engineering | Cockrell School of Engineering | 107 W. Dean Keeton St., Stop C0800 | Austin TX 78712 | www.bme.utexas.edu