Assistant Professor

Job description

Working Title: Assistant Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Psychiatric Medicine

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 08-10-2018

Posting Summary:
The Center for Diabetes Technology, in consultation with the Department of Psychiatric Medicine, at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Assistant Professor to join its faculty. The incumbent will conduct research and expand Center-related research lines at the interface of engineering and medicine, including potentially metabolic computer simulation in diabetes, patient centered decision support systems, modelling and identification of the glucose metabolism system in the diabetic state, and optimal drug delivery strategies, including automated closed loop systems.

The responsibilities of the new faculty member will include support of existing projects as well as the development of new research lines associated with the center simulator technologies. In addition, the successful candidate will participate in trainees' education (undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate) and will have access to teaching opportunities in both the School of Medicine and the School of Engineering.

Candidates must have a PhD in engineering (System Engineering/Automatic, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering) and a minimum of two years of post-doctoral research experience in developing novel, technology-based, treatment strategies for patients with Diabetes. Experience in designing and supporting human clinical trials of novel diabetes technologies is highly recommended for this position. Data driven methods to personalize management of insulin delivery is of particular interest to the Center.

To apply, visit http://[email protected] and search on Posting Number 0623781. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.

The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, Virginia a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.

The position will remain open until filled.

For more information about the position, please contact Marc Breton, via email [email protected] or via telephone (434) 982-6484.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 12/9/2018
Application Due: 1/4/2019
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