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vbarocas62
10-22-2009, 06:17 AM
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of
Minnesota-Twin Cities Campus invites applications and nominations for a
full-time tenure-track or tenured position. Rank will depend upon the
qualifications and experience of the candidate. Candidates in all areas
of bio/biomedical engineering are encouraged to apply. Areas of interest
include but are not limited to: cell/tissue biomechanics, neural and
cardiovascular engineering, cellular bioengineering, and next-generation
medical devices.

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 a robust
externally-funded research program, initiate interdisciplinary and
collaborative research, and engage in scholarly publication. She/he 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 located in the adjacent Academic Health Center and with
the numerous medical device companies around the Twin Cities.
Information about the department can be at http://www.umn.edu/bme.

Applications for these positions must be completed online via
https://employment.umn.edu (#163324/163325). 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
include specific plans for at least one initial research project** as
well as indicate the broad scope of research interests.

The application deadline is February 28, 2010, although interviews may
begin in the fall of 2009. Questions regarding the search may be
directed to bmefs@umn.edu.

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


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Victor H. Barocas
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director of Graduate Studies for Biomedical Engineering
University of Minnesota
7-105 Nils Hasselmo Hall
312 Church St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-626-5572 (o)
612-626-6583 (f)
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