The Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University invites candidates with related experience to apply for a Teaching Assistant/Associate Professor position based at its UNC campus. This non-tenure-track, regular-rank position will teach required and elective courses, in part related to electronics, signals and systems, biomedical mechanics, and bioinstrumentation. The faculty member will also advise students and participate in continuous improvement of our BME curriculum. The individual will have the opportunity to work productively and in a collaborative manner across all constituent BME entities, i.e. the UNC College of Arts and Sciences, the UNC School of Medicine and the NC State University College of Engineering.
Full consideration will be given to applications received by December 15, 2020, but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is spring or fall of 2021 and will be based at UNC Chapel Hill. For more information and to submit an application, please visit:
UNC Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-966-1901. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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Requirements: Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated teaching excellence at the university level, particularly in the target course areas listed above, and who have demonstrated technical skill in several of the target course areas.
Internal Number: FAC0003012
About University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Founded in 2003, the UNC/NC State Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering is a unique collaboration between North Carolina’s two flagship universities: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University. The nationally ranked UNC Hospitals and School of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill provide an excellent clinical environment for students to gain experience in medicine, while the College of Engineering at NC State, one of the finest engineering and computer science schools in the world, offers state-of-the art facilities for students and faculty engaged in vital areas of research and technology transfer. The mission of the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering is to unite engineering and medicine to improve lives. With 35 primary teaching and research faculty members and more than 500 undergraduate, Master’s, and doctoral students, the Joint Department is on track to realize its ambitious vision of becoming a leader in real-world results: faculty productivity, student accomplishment, and entrepreneurial success. BME students have access to the vast resources of these world-class public universities, which includes greater opportunities for colla...boration with faculty, clinicians, and students in top-ranked schools of pharmacy, dentistry, nursing, veterinary medicine, and textiles.