The Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering (SBME) is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to start in Fall 2021. We seek a highly collaborative colleague in the research area of immunoengineering. The SBME strategic plan, in alignment with the Gallogly College of Engineering and University of Oklahoma strategic plans, has selected immunoengineering as one of two focus areas for several upcoming faculty hires to build on existing research strengths that additionally include cancer, nanomedicine, peptide engineering, optical bioimaging, and regenerative medicine. Applications spanning the spectrum of immunoengineering are warmly welcome, with examples including T cell immunology, biomaterials, delivery, and/or immunomodulation. Competitive candidates will be outstanding and effective communicators who value translational research and who enjoy and contribute to a shared camaraderie with faculty, staff, and students. We welcome candidates whose professional experience has prepared them to be an integral member of a culture that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion in their professional activity.
A PhD is required in biomedical engineering, immunology, or closely related field. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to research and teaching engineering courses, with the potential to develop a strong record of external grant funding. We seek candidates who will contribute to fostering an inclusive culture in all aspects of faculty responsibility, including the classroom, the academic community, and their professional commitments.
Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2021 and will continue until final selections are made. Upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, research statement, teaching statement, and contact information of four references to be used with your permission at https://apply.interfolio.com/82730. Salary and benefits are nationally competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Nominations may be sent to Prof. Michael Detamore at email@example.com.
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