Summary Description: The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the School and Engineering and Applied Science, and the College of Dental Medicine in the Columbia University Medical Center are pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at Columbia University in the City of New York. Applications at the Assistant Professor will be considered. Candidates are sought in the broad areas of Bio / Medical Informatics. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent in Biomedical Engineering, Informatics or related field by the start date of the appointment. Postdoctoral experience is preferred but not required. Applicants for this position must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively.The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the advancement of the field of bio / medical informatics through developing an original and leading externally funded research program, and contribute to the educational missions of the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the College of Dental Medicine. Columbia offers a rich environment for multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations with academic departments and units across Columbia University. This faculty appointment is a joint hire between Columbia's School of Engineering and College of Dental Medicine. This position seeks candidates who would capitalize on this opportunity and develop research cross cutting the fields of bioinformatics, including imaging informatics, sensors, data science and health analytics. Specifically, the ideal candidate will develop new ties between the College of Dental Medicine and the Department of Biomedical Engineering, building upon existing strengths in bio / medical imaging, cellular engineering and biomaterials, neural engineering and neuro-science, and biomechanics. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.For additional information please see:http://engineering.columbia.edu/faculty - job - opportunities.Applications should be submitted electronically and include the following: curriculum-vitae including a publication list, a description of research accomplishments including a statement of research and teaching interests and plans, contact information for three experts who can provide letters of recommendation, and three selected pre/reprints of scholarly work to academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=65542 All applications received by January 15, 2018 will receive full consideration. We encourage applicants to consult www.bme.columbia.edu and www.dental.columbia.edu for more information about the departments of Biomedical Engineering and College of Dental Medicine. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants for this position must demonstrate a potential for outstanding research and excellent teaching in the field.
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 334_65542
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