Assistant or Associate Professor- Department of Biomedical Engineering- Grove School of Engineering

CUNY City College of New York
New York City, New York (US)
Commensurate with experience
October 30 2018
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Assistant or Associate Professor- Department of Biomedical Engineering- Grove School of Engineering
Job ID: 19655
Location: City College of New York
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Grove School of Engineering at the City College of New York (CCNY) of the City University of New York invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. Preference will be given to candidates with research and teaching expertise in the areas of biomaterials, drug delivery, or cell and tissue engineering. Collaboration potential with major department research concentrations is highly desirable.

The successful candidate will develop a nationally recognized program of sponsored research as well as teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, supervise graduate students, and have an understanding of diversity issues and their educational importance. The new faculty will also share responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions. It is expected that appointment will be made at the level of Assistant Professor, although outstanding Associate Professor level candidates will be considered.

The research environment in the CCNY Biomedical Engineering department is very strong, with departmental strengths in the areas of tissue engineering-biomaterials, cardiovascular engineering, musculoskeletal engineering and neural engineering. The National Research Council ranks the CCNY Biomedical Engineering department as #1 in the nation in diversity. Additional information on the department can be found at CCNY also anchors the New York Center for Biomedical Engineering, a long-standing and unique consortium of the CCNY Biomedical Engineering department and major research medical centers in New York City, and which provides extensive collaborative opportunities. The City College of New York is the founding and flagship college of the City University of New York (CUNY).
Candidates must hold a PhD or an equivalent degree in the relevant field or a closely related field. Also required are demonstrated achievement in targeted research areas and the ability to teach effectively.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
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Applications, including the following must be uploaded to the CUNYfirst job application website:
(1) Cover Letter 
(2) Curriculum Vitae
(3) Three representative publications
(4) Description of research and teaching interests
(4) Names and contact information for three references emailed to Please include in the email subject line, "Biomedical Engineering Faculty Search"
Open until filled with review of applications to begin on 11/30/2018
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