Biomedical Engineering – Assistant Professor



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Job description

Norfolk VA

The Biomedical Engineering (BME) program at Old Dominion University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty member starting in the Fall 2019 semester at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applications from all areas of BME are welcome, but we are particularly interested in candidates whose research complements the program’s existing research and academic strengths. BME at Old Dominion University is an interdisciplinary program housed in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with affiliated faculty in multiple departments and centers. For more information on our program, please visit
Individuals from underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates must hold a PhD in Biomedical Engineering or a related field, have postdoctoral experience, and show potential for leading an externally funded, high-quality research program. ODU’s BME program places a high value on excellence in teaching; candidates will be expected to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses.

Job Open Date: July 25, 2019

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online and include: a cover letter describing the individual’s qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, a vision statement of Teaching Philosophy, a vision statement for research that describes research accomplishments, contact information for three references and an unofficial graduate transcript. The system will solicit letters of reference from your listed references. Application must be made through Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. All materials will be held in confidence.

Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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