The Department of Bioengineering in the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) invites applications for three tenure-system faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor in Bioengineering and/or Biomedical Engineering. Candidates from related disciplines, such as Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Materials Science, Physics, or Mathematics, whose research is relevant to Bio/Biomedical Engineering, may be considered. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent and demonstrate the potential for excellence in research, teaching, and service. Of particular interest are candidates whose research interests include (1) Neural Engineering, (2) Biomaterials, and (3) Computational Biomedical Engineering and Data Science. Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in the core curriculum and in the candidate’s specialization. In addition to teaching, an active research program and service in the UT Dallas and/or professional community is expected. All candidates are expected to work effectively in a highly collaborative environment to build a world-class department and university. All positions commence Fall 2023.
Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent in Bioengineering/Biomedical Engineering or related field and demonstrate their commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service, which includes a strong commitment to principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. All candidates are expected to work effectively in a highly collaborative, engaging, and dynamic environment comprised of individuals of diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives. The appointment commences August 1, 2023.
The Department of Bioengineering at UT Dallas began in 2010 and has grown to be the largest Biomedical Engineering in north Texas. According to US News and World Report, the Department is the #3 Bioengineering/Biomedical Engineering program in Texas. The department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Biomedical Engineering. The Bioengineering Department is the 12th largest undergraduate program in the US according to ASEE. The close proximity to the UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and our joint graduate program offers outstanding opportunities for collaborative research.
UT Dallas is situated in Richardson, TX, one of the most attractive suburbs in the Dallas metropolitan area. The University sits in close proximity to the telecom corridor, home to several hundred high-technology companies that provide opportunities for joint university-industry collaborations.