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jlee55
08-07-2007, 10:51 PM
Tenure-Track Faculty Position (Assistant or Associate Professor
Level) in Biomedical Engineering
at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University invites
applications for a tenure-stream position (Assistant or Associate
level) in Biomedical Engineering with the primary appointment in
Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D in Electrical or Mechanical
Engineering or a related discipline, and be a highly motivated
researcher interested in joining a hearing research and product
development team. This position has substantial administrative
responsibilities.

The appointee will have access to over $1.5 million of new, state-of-
the-art vibration and hearing testing research equipment. There will
be substantial interaction with patients, surgeons, and a team of
technicians and audiologists.

The ideal candidate will have strong signal analysis and/or
mechanical engineering skills, with an entrepreneurial spirit,
experience in industry and with product development. Eligibility for
registration with the Association of Professional Engineers of Nova
Scotia is considered essential. The ability to establish and attract
grant-funded research programs as well as some experience with
medical technologies would be beneficial.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie
University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The
University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples,
persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled. Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a
statement of teaching and research interests, and
names and contact information of three referees, should be submitted
to the attention of:

Cathy Wood, Office of the Dean
Faculty of Engineering
Dalhousie University
PO Box 1000
Halifax, NS Canada B3J 2X4
e-mail: cathy.wood@dal.ca