Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati , OH

Job posting number: #7087673

Posted: October 22, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

About the Department
The Department of Biomedical Engineering currently has 15 full time faculty, 11 of which are tenured or on tenure track, and an enrollment of about 400 undergraduate and 35 graduate students. The Department offers an ABET-accredited undergraduate program in Biomedical Engineering. The department also has graduate programs that confer Master of Science, Master of Engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The Department has research focus areas in Medical Device Design, Medical Imaging and Bioinformatics, and Regenerative Medicine and Biomechanics.

The University of Cincinnati is a culturally diverse urban campus and has the distinction of being 1 of 3 recognized Research 1 institutions (top tier research intensive) in Ohio and one of 115 in the nation. It is in the top 6% of public universities according to the NSF HERD rankings. The University has embarked on a new strategic direction, “NEXT lives here”, with the goal of leading urban public universities like UC into a new era of innovation and impact of which BME should take a prominent role:

The universit boasts a student body of over 46,700 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region’s largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati is ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges. Cooperative Education (co-op) had its founding at UC in 1906, and is required for all engineering undergraduates. Additional information about the department, college and university can be found at

Job Overview
The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for full-time tenure-track faculty positions with the possibility to begin as early as August 15, 2022. Salary and startup funding to be commensurate with credentials.

Essential Functions
Conduct research in bioinstrumentation and control or conduct research in biomedical data sciences, including application of machine and deep learning.
Teach graduate and undergraduate engineering courses specific to their expertise in bioinstrumentation and control or the data sciences.
Develop externally funded research programs.
Publish research results in peer-reviewed journals.
Advise graduate and undergraduate students.
Participate in service with professional societies (e.g., committee membership or editorial review)
Participate in curriculum and course development
Minimum Qualifications
Prior to effective date of the appointment, candidates must have a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or a closely related field.

Application Process
Create an Applicant Profile and upload a current CV/Resume. Include a cover letter, research plan statement, teaching philosophy statement, and at least three (3) references in the ‘Additional Documents’ section. References will only be contacted for those candidates who are selected as finalists.

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