The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor position in the tenure track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of bioengineering, materials science, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering or related fields with a focus on basic and translational science investigations involving tissue-engineering and biomaterials. Responsibilities include leading a funded, start-up bioengineering and biomaterials laboratory with translational applications to pediatric laryngotracheal reconstruction and laryngology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and with the CHOP Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.
The initiative is sponsored by a programmatic grant entitled the CHOP Frontier Program. The generous start-up package includes laboratory space and state-of-the-art research equipment with access to numerous core lab facilities at CHOP and Penn.
The successful applicant will have a primary appointment in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine with a secondary appointment in the Department of Bioengineering in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g329/d4764
About CHOP / Penn Medicine (University of Pennsylvania SOM)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has a long and distinguished tradition of research that has spanned nearly a century. The research breakthroughs at CHOP have improved the lives of countless children throughout the world and put the institution on the course to pediatric research preeminence. * As the nation’s first medical school and home to the first teaching hospital, the Perelman ...School of Medicine has a long tradition of academic excellence and scientific discovery. Building on this tradition, our innovative, interdisciplinary research programs continue today to pave the way for a future of new paradigms in cutting-edge science. As an internationally renowned community of scientists and physicians, we are dedicated to both advancing knowledge and fostering a culture of excellence in training the next generation of scientific leaders.