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Assistant Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Biomedical Engineering in Biomedical Engineering

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Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Biomedical Engineering in Biomedical Engineering
Rank Assistant Professor
Tenure Information Tenure Track
Job Description

The Biomedical Engineering Program within the Department of Civil, Environmental & Biomedical Engineering at the University of Hartford invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to start in the Fall 2018 semester for its ABET-accredited program in Biomedical Engineering. An earned doctorate in Biomedical Engineering or related engineering discipline is required, though persons nearing completion will be considered. The position requires a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Candidates should show a willingness and ability to employ technology in teaching. Effective written and oral communication in English is required. The successful candidate will be expected to: (1) teach undergraduate courses in Biomaterials, Senior Capstone Design, as well as other undergraduate biomedical engineering and engineering science courses, (2) develop research related to solid Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, or related areas and disseminate the results of their research, (3) contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching and service, and (4) be committed to working with diverse student and community populations. There will also be opportunities to teach in our innovative University Interdisciplinary Studies (UIS) curriculum. Candidates committed to encouraging underrepresented minorities in STEM disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications

The position requires a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Candidates should show a willingness and ability to employ technology in teaching. Effective written and oral communication in English is required. An earned doctorate in Biomedical Engineering or related engineering discipline is required, though persons nearing completion will be considered. Candidates committed to encouraging underrepresented minorities in STEM disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Preferred Qualifications
Diversity Statement

The University of Hartford is an open and welcoming community, which values diversity in all its forms. In addition, the University aspires to have its faculty and staff reflect and inspire the rich diversity of its student body and the Hartford region. Candidates committed to working with diverse populations, under-represented minorities in STEM disciplines, and conversant in multicultural issues are encouraged to apply.

University Information

The University of Hartford offers personal attention associated with a small college enhanced by the expertise, breadth and intellectual excitement of a university. Our academic mission is to engage student in acquiring knowledge, skills and values necessary to thrive in and contribute to, a pluralistic complex world. Our new five-year strategic plan was approved in May 2014 and is being implemented by teams of faculty and staff.

College Information

The College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture offers undergraduate programs in engineering and engineering technology as well as masters level programs. The undergraduate engineering programs are: Acoustical Engineering & Music, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The undergraduate engineering technology programs are: Architectural Engineering Technology, Audio Engineering Technology, Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology, Electromechanical Engineering Technology, Electronic Engineering Technology. The graduate programs are Master of Engineering or Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering in addition to the Master of Architecture.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F018P
Open Date 11/01/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcript
  4. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation
  2. Transcripts
  3. Research Philosphy
  4. Samples of Scholarly Work/Publications
  5. Samples of Teaching Effectiveness