Boise State University

Department of Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering

Faculty Openings

The Department of Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering (MBE) at Boise State University invites applications for multiple tenure-track and open-rank tenure faculty positions (Assistant, Associate, Full). Applicants should have a commitment to excellence in teaching and a desire to make significant contributions in research by collaborating with faculty and industry to develop and sustain funded research programs. Senior applicants should have an established track record of research, teaching, and external funding. The successful candidate will be expected to make balanced contributions in teaching, research, and service. An earned PhD in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field is required at the time of appointment and a PE license or the ability to acquire one is preferred.

All outstanding candidates will be considered, but preference will be given to applicants working in the areas of:

biomechanics / bioinstrumentation / biomaterials
advanced manufacturing
energy systems

Application Procedure: Qualified applicants should send a cover letter addressed to the MBE Search Committee indicating your interests and qualifications, CV, statements of teaching and research interests, and three professional references with contact information. Required documents should be emailed in a single PDF file to

Review of applicants will begin October 15th and will continue until finalists are identified

The MBE Department is part of a vibrant College of Engineering. The College is experiencing tremendous growth and receives a high level of support from the high tech industry in Idaho and the intermountain west. With nearly 22,000 students, Boise State is the largest university in Idaho.

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