Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Purdue University

West-Lafayette, IN

ID: 7087173
Posted: October 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary
The Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University invites applications for a faculty position in the rank of a tenure-track Assistant Professor. Purdue University seeks to attract exceptional candidates in the general area of Biomedical Engineering. Candidates with interests and expertise in the area of AI and Machine Learning for quantitative imaging, imaging inference, and image informed modeling are strongly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in Engineering or a related discipline and demonstrate excellent potential to build an independent research program, as well as potential to educate and mentor students. The successful candidate will conduct original research, advise graduate students, teach undergraduate and graduate level courses, and perform service at the School, College, and University levels.

School and College
The Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University has experienced significant growth in the past decade and has a strong faculty core engaged in all areas of biomedical engineering as well as significant interdisciplinary efforts across campus, with other academic institutions, and industrial partners. The Weldon School has a new state-of-the-art facility, innovative academic programs, a flagship biomedical entrepreneurship program, and full connectivity with programs and facilities ranging from nanotechnology to biotechnology.



The School is an integral part of Purdue’s College of Engineering. Purdue Engineering is one of the largest and top-ranked engineering colleges in the nation (2nd public college for engineering, 3rd for online graduate engineering programs, 4th for graduate programs, 6th in the world for utility patents, and 9th for undergraduate programs) and renowned for top-notch faculty, students, unique research facilities, and a culture of collegiality and excellence. The College goal of Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale is guiding strategic growth in new directions, by investing in people, exciting initiatives, and facilities.

Application Process
Submit application to this site including (1) a complete curriculum vitae, (2) teaching plan, (3) research plan, (4) a diversity and inclusion statement indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion, and (5) names and contact information for at least 3 references. The search committee may contact references to request letters. For information/questions regarding applications contact the Office of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, at coeacademicaffairs@purdue.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 15th, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position.



Purdue is an ADVANCE institution http://www.purdue.edu/advance-purdue/. The Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including discovery, instruction, and engagement. Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge Program that provides dual career assistance and relocation services.



 

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