Assistant Professor in Bioengineering
The University of the Pacific School of Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Bioengineering. This Assistant Professor level position will be available in August 2013 but may start December, 2013. Exceptionally well-qualified candidates will be considered for higher ranks. Candidates should have earned a Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering or closely related field. Candidates should have expertise in teaching advanced topics such as bioelectricity, bioinstrumentation, circuits, physiology, and/or senior design. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. The successful candidates will be committed to providing a high-quality undergraduate engineering education, and will be expected to make significant contributions to the development of courses in bioengineering. They will also be expected to engage in research.
The University of the Pacific, founded in 1851, is the first chartered institution of higher learning in California. The School of Engineering and Computer Science takes pride in providing a superior, student-centered learning environment that emphasizes close faculty-student interaction and cooperative education. This combination of personal attention and professional practice prepares graduates who excel in the engineering profession and are qualified to pursue advanced degrees. The School has very supportive alumni and its graduates occupy leadership positions in the profession nationally and internationally. Pacific is a residential campus serving a primarily full-time student body.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidates should submit an application indicating availability date, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and scholarship, and e-mail addresses for three references as a single pdf file by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please complete and submit the EEO Personal Data Form. University of the Pacific is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer, encouraging excellence through diversity.