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10-31-2005, 08:36 AM
Colorado School of Mines

Division of Engineering and the Bioengineering and Life Sciences Program

Assistant Professor - Bioengineering

The Colorado School of Mines (CSM), a pre-eminent Engineering and technology
University located in beautiful Golden, Colorado is seeking a tenure-track
Assistant Professor in Bioengineering.

We're looking for candidates who are interested in working in a
multidisciplinary team environment of top students, faculty, and clinical
and industrial partners. A research and teaching specialization in one or
more of areas of modeling; design/optimization; natural or artificial
biomaterials; and/or nanotechnology is most desired. An appointment in the
Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Colorado at Denver and
Health Sciences Center is possible, where appropriate.

The Division of Engineering at CSM offers an ABET accredited,
non-traditional, baccalaureate degree in engineering, together with
interdisciplinary M.S. and Ph.D. degree programs in Engineering Systems. An
undergraduate Bioengineering minor was recently established at CSM and a
graduate program is being developed. The successful candidate will be an
integral part of this developing program. The Engineering Division and BELS
have strong ties with University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences
Center, as well as with local industry.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach
undergraduate and graduate courses in Bioengineering as well as one or more
of the traditional disciplines of Mechanical Engineering. Active
involvement in the CSM Bioengineering and Life Sciences program is expected
as is interaction with other faculty in the Division of Engineering and
across campus. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to
conduct externally funded research and advise undergraduate and graduate
research in Bioengineering.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Biomedical
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related discipline.
Preference will be given to those with whose research in biomedical
engineering includes one or more of the following areas: modeling,
design/optimization; natural or artificial biomaterials; nanotechnology.
The successful candidate must demonstrate excellent teaching skills, a
record of publication in peer-reviewed journals, and demonstrated success
in, or potential for, securing extramural research funding. Candidates must
also possess superb interpersonal and communication skills and a
collaborative style of research and teaching.

Highly qualified candidates from academe, industry, and research
laboratories are encouraged to apply. Women and minority candidates are
encouraged to apply.

For more information, application deadlines and how to apply please visit

Interested candidates are encouraged to inquire further by contacting
Professor Joel M. Bach, the search chair and Acting Director of the BELS
program, jmbach@mines.edu

CSM is an EO/AA employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its
campus community. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities
are encouraged to apply.