Assistant, Associate Or Full Professor Of BioengineeringThe George Mason University, Department of Bioengineering in the Volgenau School of Engineering (VSE) invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at the Assistant-, Associate- or Full Professor-level in Bioengineering, with an expected start date of August 2014.
The Department of Bioengineering consists of research-active faculty pursuing efforts in biomedical imaging, biomechanics, neural engineering, nanotechnology, and biosensors (http://bioengineering.gmu.edu/). Located in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, Mason faculty members leverage close proximity to nearby biomedical facilities and national laboratories. The successful candidate will be expected to continue the upward growth of the department through national recognition, research excellence, and contributions to undergraduate and graduate education.
Applications from candidates in all areas of bioengineering will be considered. Preference will be given to those applicants who have the potential to contribute to mechanical engineering and/or materials science disciplines, which are growth areas for VSE. The minimum qualification required to be an applicant is an earned doctorate in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, or other closely related fields.
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in a range of academic fields, and was ranked the number one “up-and-coming” university in 2013 by the U.S. News and World Report. Enrollment at Mason is approximately 34,000, with students studying in over 198 degree programs. In 2013, VSE was ranked sixth among U.S. schools for return on investment (ROI) by Payscale.com and AffordableColleges.com/. VSE maintains close ties with the engineering community in northern Virginia and the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area in both industry and government. For more information about VSE, please see http://volgenau.gmu.edu/.
Apply for this Position
For full consideration, please complete the online application at http://jobs.gmu.edu for position number F9772z; and attach a cover letter, curriculum vita, a statement of teaching interests (to be attached as ‘other document’), a statement of research interests, and list of three professional references with contact information. Questions concerning the position can be directed to the Department Chair: Dr. Joseph J. Pancrazio at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin on January 31, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.
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