The Department of Bioengineering in the College of Engineering and School of Medicine at the University of Washington (UW) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the level of assistant or associate professor with an expected start date September 16, 2017.
Exceptional candidates with a passion for biomedical research, teaching and service are encouraged to apply. The minimum qualifications are PhD or MD degrees (or foreign equivalent terminal degree) at the time of hire and evidence of excellence, originality and productivity in research and the potential for excellent teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an internationally recognized research program, to participate in the teaching and service missions of the department, to contribute toward expanding the diversity in STEM education and to follow UW's strong tradition of collaboration and translation across disciplinary boundaries. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service in a diverse and inclusive environment.
Founded in 1967, UW Bioengineering has a rich history of research, scholarship and translation of results into clinical solutions. To learn more about the department please visit our website at http://depts.washington.edu/bioe/.
The University of Washington was awarded an Alfred P. Sloan Award for Faculty Career Flexibility in 2006. In addition, the University of Washington is a recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers. We are building a culturally diverse faculty and encourage applications from women and minority candidates.
Please apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/39183 with a letter of application, a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names of at least four references. The review of applications will start on December 1, 2016. Open positions are contingent on funding.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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