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The Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering (Company website) invites applications from accomplished individuals with a PhD or equivalent degree in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, or closely related disciplines for an open-rank, tenured/tenure-stream faculty position. We wish to recruit an individual with strong research accomplishments in Synthetic or Systems Biology, with preference given to research focus areas related to mammalian cellular engineering, immune engineering, or neural regeneration. It is expected that this individual will complement our current strengths in biomechanics, bioimaging, molecular, cellular, and systems engineering, medical product engineering, neural engineering, and tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. In addition, candidates must be committed to contributing to high quality education of a diverse student body at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Located in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh is a top-five institution in terms of NIH funding, and provides a rich environment for interdisciplinary research, strengthened through its affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). The Department of Bioengineering, consistently ranked among the top programs in the country, has outstanding research and educational programs, offering undergraduate (~270 students, sophomore-to-senior years) and graduate (~150 PhD or MD/PhD and ~50 MS students) degrees. The McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (Company website), Computational and Systems Biology (Company website/), the Vascular Medicine Institute (Company website), the Brain Institute (Company website), Starzl Transplantation Institute (Company website/), and the Drug Discovery Institute (Company website) offer many collaborative research opportunities. The Center for Medical Innovation (Company website/), the Coulter Translational Partnership II Program (Company website) and the Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data (Company website-of-pittsburgh) provide biomedical innovation and translation opportunities.
Interested individuals should apply through Company website at Company website, providing the following: (1) cover letter, (2) complete CV (including funding record, if applicable), (3) research statement, (4) teaching statement, (5) three representative publications, and (6) names and complete contact information of at least four references.
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2020. However, applications will be reviewed as they are received. Early submission is highly encouraged.
The Department of Bioengineering is fully committed to a diverse academic environment and places a high priority on attracting female and underrepresented minority candidates. We strongly encourage candidates from these groups to apply for the position.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
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