Open Rank Teaching Faculty ,12 Month Salaried (Chemical and Biomedical Engineering)
Job Title: Open Rank Teaching Faculty ,12 Month Salaried (Chemical and Biomedical Engineering)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46355
Department The Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at the Florida A&M University (FAMU) - Florida State University (FSU) College of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenure track, twelve-month teaching faculty position in biomedical engineering in the city of Tallahassee, Florida. The Department has a dynamic group of faculty active in research and teaching across various areas of chemical, biomedical, and materials engineering. This is a permanent position, which has university benefits and opportunities for promotion.Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities Major responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in biomedical engineering, which may include molecular and cellular engineering, biomechanics, bioinstrumentation, and the corresponding labs. Candidates are also expected to assist in developing and teaching senior biomedical engineering design courses. The candidate will prepare documentation for assessment of these courses as part of the program accreditation process and also mentor and advise students. The department is currently developing an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and is seeking dedicated teaching faculty who can contribute to the development of this degree program through outstanding teaching and service. (Details can be found at the Department web page: www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/cbe).Qualifications Candidates must possess an earned Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, or a very closely related discipline, and demonstrate the capability for high quality instruction in biomedical engineering. Candidates are expected to have strong commitments to high-quality teaching, primarily though not exclusively, at the undergraduate level, service to the department and campus, and outreach activities. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to motivate and inspire students are essential.Other Information Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled, but for full consideration, please apply by the priority deadline of November 1, 2019.Contact Info Questions about the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Bruce R. Locke at [email protected] Information The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering is the unique combination of two outstanding universities with overlapping but distinct missions – the nation's top Historically Black College/University with a Tier-1 research university. As such we provide an outstanding research and entrepreneurship-based education to one of the most diverse student populations in the US. Faculty are employed by one of our partner universities, but hold joint faculty privileges at both institutions.Pay Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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3.A 2-3 page statement of teaching interests and experiences
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