Madison, WI
May 16, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 92267-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 92267-FA

Working Title: Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Biomechanics



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 01, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ANNUAL (12 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in biomechanics, biomedical engineering, or closely related field; and demonstrated potential for excellence in orthopedic-related, biomechanical research.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

For appointment to the associate or full professor rank, candidate must meet criteria for appointment at rank per the established University of Wisconsin-Madison Faculty Division of Biological Sciences guidelines for appointment and promotion on the tenure track.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Department of Orthopedics is seeking a tenure-track Assistant, Associate, or full Professor of Biomechanics. The successful candidate will have a specialty in some aspect of skeletal biomechanics. The successful candidate could excel in experiments, theory, computational modeling, or any combination of these approaches coupled with a strong knowledge of bioscience.

To see the principal duties of this position, please click on the "Full Position Details" link below.

The UW School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is located at the UW-Madison. Our mission is to advance health without compromise through service, scholarship, science, and social responsibility. Together with UW Health--an integrated regional academic health system--we strive to be a national leader in health care, advancing the well-being of the people of Wisconsin and beyond.

The UW-Madison campus, located in the heart of the City of Madison, spans 936 acres along the scenic southern shore of Lake Mendota. Enjoy robust benefits such as the State of Wisconsin benefits package, a beautiful campus setting, and a competitive salary.

Additional Information:

An affiliate appointment with the appropriate department in the College of Engineering is likely.


Elizabeth Marsh
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Your application must be received through the Jobs at UW portal ( to be considered as a candidate. To begin the application process, please click on the red "Apply Now" button within the job posting. You will be asked to submit a CV, personal statement/cover letter, and list of three references.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is May 13, 2018, however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Apr 11 2018 Central Daylight Time


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