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10-24-2007, 03:01 AM
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of
Minnesota-Twin Cities Campus invites applications and nominations for
full-time tenure-track or tenured positions. Rank will depend upon
the qualifications and experience of the candidate. Candidates in all
areas of biomedical engineering are encouraged to apply, especially
those pursuing the following research areas: tissue biomechanics,
neural interfaces, functional stimulation, and novel biomedical
imaging / biosensors with medical device applications.

Candidates must have a doctorate degree in biomedical engineering or
a related field of science or engineering at the time of the
appointment and outstanding academic and research records.

The successful candidate is expected to develop an active externally
funded research program, initiate interdisciplinary and collaborative
research, and engage in scholarly publication. The candidate must
have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate and
graduate students, especially advising Ph.D. students. Excellent
opportunities exist in the department for interaction with medical
school faculty and the biomedical device companies around the Twin
Cities.

Applications for these positions must be completed online via
https://employment.umn.edu. Please upload a letter of interest,
curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), research plan,
and statement of teaching interests, and complete contact information
for three references. The research plan (3-5 pages) must indicate
the broad scope of the research and the specific detailed plans for
the initial research projects.

The application deadline is February 28, 2008, although interviews
will begin in the fall of 2007. Questions regarding the search may
be directed to bmefs@umn.edu.

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

--
Victor H. Barocas
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director of Graduate Studies for Biomedical Engineering
University of Minnesota
7-115 Hasselmo Hall (formerly known as BSBE)
312 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
http://www.tc.umn.edu/~baroc001

PHONE: 612-626-5572
FAX: 612-626-6583