Assistant/ Asssociate/ Full Professor

DescriptionThe Department ofMechanical and Biomedical Engineering (MBE) at Boise State University invitesapplications for an open-rank tenure/tenure-track faculty position (assistant,associate, or full professor). Applicants should have a commitment toexcellence in teaching and to making significant contributions in research.Senior applicants should have an established track record of research,teaching, and external funding. Junior applicants should articulate a researchprogram that has promise for external funding. Women, minorities andunder-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply. All outstandingcandidates will be considered, but preference will be given to applicants whocan communicate a research agenda consistent with our current and plannedtransdisciplinary doctoral programs:

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computing
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering (i.e. Robotics, Controls, Energy and other applicable areas)
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Systems Science and Engineering (Planned FY21)
   Boise State University is the largest university in Idaho, withenrollment of more than 25,000 students. The University is located in Idaho’scapital city and largest metropolitan area, which serves as the government,business, high-tech, economic, and cultural center of the state. Forbes rankedBoise #2 in 2018 for best cities to raise a family, U.S. News & WorldReport ranked Boise in the top 10 for best places to live in 2016, and USAToday ranked Meridian (Boise suburb) as the #1 city to live in America in also ranked Boise first among the top 10 cities to raise afamily in 2014 thanks to a family-friendly culture, a vibrant downtown, andgreat outdoor recreation including skiing, rafting, camping, fishing, andbiking. To further enhance the superb quality of life Boise offers, theUniversity has committed to sustaining the conditions necessary for faculty toenter and thrive in their academic careers while meeting personal and familyresponsibilities.

 The Mechanical and BiomedicalEngineering Department at Boise State is enjoying unprecedented growth in bothits research activity and educational programs. New faculty members will find a dynamic intellectual environment wherecross- disciplinary collaboration is frequent and encouraged. In addition to hostinga nationally acclaimed undergraduate program, Boise State is a CarnegieDoctoral Research University, and was recently ranked in US News & WorldReport’s Graduate School engineering rankings. Our faculty benefit from BoiseState’s relationship with the Idaho National Laboratory and are successful inobtaining funding from a wide variety of sources including the National ScienceFoundation, National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Energy.

 Boise State University is committed to increasing the diversity of itsfaculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengtheningsensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Boise State University isan affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from membersof historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Ourmission to promote diversity and inclusion is demonstrated by the College of Engineeringhaving a higher percentage of female faculty than the regional average,including the last three college deans being female. At the student level,Boise State University is involved in a university-wide program (WIDER PERSIST)to adopt teaching practices that increase graduation rates in under-representedstudents.

 Requirements: An earned PhD in Mechanical Engineeringor related discipline is required at the time of appointment.

  To Apply: Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae,statements of research and teaching goals, one recent representativepublication, and contact information for at least three professional references.

 Full consideration will be given to applications received by September 2, 2019 at 11:59 PM MST. Applications received after that datemay be considered until the final position deadline of Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 11:59 PM MST.

About Boise:

Job Category: Faculty
Department: Mechanical & Biomedical Engr.
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: Sep 10, 2019, 10:59:00 PM