Assistant Professor-Center for Biomedical Innovation
The New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine, located on Long Island (Old Westbury, N.Y.) , is requesting applications for an Assistant Professor position in the department of Biomedical Sciences and the new Center for Biomedical Innovation. More advanced career levels will be considered. We seek exceptionally creative, collaborative and productive individuals who work at the interface of biology/ biomedicine and computational sciences, engineering and/or robotics. The potential areas of focus may include (but are not limited to) tissue/organ engineering, drug discovery, application of machine learning and robotics in medical education, diagnostics, and therapy. This is a full-time faculty position with a research focus and startup package. This is a unique opportunity to join an energetic group of pioneering faculty researchers with substantial institutional support and access to a diverse student population eager to assist in research.
Conduct original, innovative independent research.
Participate in teaching of the first- and second-year medical students.
Mentor medical, graduate and undergraduate students
The NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM) has vibrant and rapidly growing research programs with strengths in neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, cancer biology, and evolutionary and comparative anatomy, with state of the art equipment and facilities. There are many student mentoring opportunities including the DO/PhD program. The COM has campuses in Old Westbury, New York (Long Island) and in Jonesboro Arkansas. The successful candidate will work at the Old Westbury location, receive competitive start up funds with a comprehensive benefits package.
Tranquility and natural beauty. Academic and athletic opportunity. NYIT-Old Westbury offers it all on Long Island’s historic North Shore. Named one of the nation’s safest campuses, NYIT-Old Westbury is about 25 miles from New York City and Atlantic beaches.
Applications received by December 1st, 2020 will be given priority. Please submit your application including cover letter, CV, research and teaching statement and a list of three references.
PhD, MD, or DO degree (or equivalent).
Relevant postdoctoral and teaching experience.
Demonstrated ability to conduct original, innovative independent research.
Please submit cover letter,CV, research and teaching statement & a list of three references for consideration
New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity