Faculty Position in Neural Engineering
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Job Title

Faculty Position in Neural Engineering

Job Description

The Department of Bioengineering at the University of Utah invites applications for an immediate tenure-track faculty opening at all ranks in the areas of Neural Engineering and Neural Interfaces. This position is part of the Transformative Excellence Program (TEP), the goal of which is to build faculty strength in strategic interdisciplinary areas through cluster hiring. Qualified candidates should possess a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD, with post-doctoral experience viewed as a strength. Successful applicants are expected to establish and maintain outstanding externally funded research, and develop/teach courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs. The Department of Bioengineering is one of the oldest and most recognized departments of its type, with 25 primary faculty, over 100 auxiliary faculty, ~150 graduate students and graduating 40-50 Bachelor of Science students annually. It is a research intensive department closely affiliated with health sciences. The department has access to wide collaboration opportunities and state-of-the-art research facilities and internationally recognized institutes across the campus, including the Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building, Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, Neuroscience Initiative, Nano Institute, Huntsman Cancer Institute, School of Medicine, and Nora Eccles Harrison CardioVascular Research and Training Institute. The department, college and university are highly supportive of student and faculty entrepreneurial activities. https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/71237

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


Required Experience

PhD or equivalent in Science, Medicine and/or Engineering.

Start Date

11/16/2017

How to Apply

On Line Application. https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/71237