The Department of Biomedical Engineering at Western New England University seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor, beginning in August 2018. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering or a closely related field, with teaching and research interest in medical robotics, neural engineering or bio-manufacturing. Outstanding candidates in other areas will also be considered. Candidates are expected to excel in undergraduate teaching, research, design and mentoring of young engineers. Desirable characteristics include knowledge of medical device development including FDA Quality System Regulations, and professional engineering licensure.
Western New England University has a growing and vibrant undergraduate biomedical engineering program that emphasizes industrially and clinically relevant research and design. The program prides itself on delivering high-quality engineering education while providing strong mentorship to students. The BME department maintains relationships with local medical centers and biomedical corporations. The College of Engineering offers BS, MS and PhD in multiple engineering disciplines. For more information, visit http://www1.wne.edu/engineering/index.cfm.
Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,800 students, including more than 2,600 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law. For more information about the University, visit our website at http://www.wne.edu.
Review of applications starts immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants are requested to submit a single PDF file containing letter of application to include research and teaching interests, curriculum vita, and names and contact information of at least three references to:
Chair, BME Search Committee
Attn: Sharon Smith
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.