Professor - Biomedical Engineering

  • University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Amherst, MA, USA
  • Sep 27, 2022
Full time Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences Engineering & Applied Sciences Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description


UMass Amherst BME Full Professor Search

The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME: at UMass Amherst is
seeking one senior faculty position at the rank of Full Professor in the broad area of Biomedical
Engineering in synergy with the overall department and campus teaching and research missions.
The Department has outstanding research programs in the areas of Biomechanics, Biomaterials,
and Bioinstrumentation. The department includes broad opportunities for collaboration within
and outside of the department. The appointment is expected to begin September 1, 2023.



Preferred and Required Qualifications

The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or related fields. The
successful candidates should possess academic credentials of the highest quality and have a
strong record of teaching, research, extramural funding, service, and demonstrated commitment
to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

As a campus with an increasingly diverse student body, we are looking for candidates who can
operate effectively in a diverse faculty and student community, and who value collegiality,
collaboration, achievement, and integrity. We encourage applications from women, minorities,
and individuals with a commitment to mentor under-represented demographics within
engineering. We are committed to helping all constituents reach their full potential, creating best-
in-practice operations to support faculty scholarship and fostering excellence in student
experiences inside and outside our department.

Application Details

Applications will be considered until the position is filled; however, applications should be
received by January 1, 2023 to ensure full consideration. Applicants should submit a file that
includes: Cover Letter, Research Statement, Teaching Statement, Statement of Contribution to
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Curriculum Vitae, and Contact Information for three
professional references.

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