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Dr Verbridge stands in the middle of a group -- his students -- in his biomedical engineering lab
Dr Verbridge in his lab with students

Current openings

Tenure-track Engineering Mechanics Assistant or Associate Professor

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BEAM invites applications for a tenure line faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level, effective August 2022.  Applications are welcomed in all areas of engineering mechanics, including dynamical systems, solid mechanics, fluid mechanics, and biomechanics, with expertise in theoretical, computational, and/or experimental methods. Preference will be given to applications with scholarly interests that include application of engineering mechanics to problems in human health. We are seeking candidates motivated to contribute to a collegial, interdisciplinary community with a strong tradition of both fundamental and applied research, high quality teaching and mentoring.

Tenure-track Biomedical Engineering Assistant Professor

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BEAM invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level, effective August 2022, in areas related to biomedical imaging or tissue engineering as well as broader interests in theoretical, computational, and/or experimental methods. Data driven research/teaching applications is also preferred. We are seeking candidates motivated to contribute to a collegial, interdisciplinary community with a strong tradition of both fundamental and applied research, high quality teaching and mentoring.

We are an interdisciplinary department with faculty having broad interests spanning engineering, science, mathematics, and medicine. Offering BS, MS, and PhD degrees in engineering mechanics and in biomedical engineering, the department currently has 42 faculty members, and is home to over 200 undergraduate and nearly 200 graduate students. BEAM’s graduate BME program is ranked #33 by US News & World Report. 

Biomedical Engineering Instructor

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BEAM invites applications for a full-time instructor position to begin in August 2022.  The initial appointment will be for one year with the possibility of continuation dependent upon performance. Duties will include teaching undergraduate laboratory courses in biomedical engineering, including a cell engineering laboratory course and bioinstrumentation laboratory course.  Additional opportunities may be available to teach other undergraduate courses in biomedical engineering.

Instructor of Communications

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BEAM invites applications for a full-time instructor position to begin in Spring 2022.  Duties will include teaching technical communications in an engineering context, collaborating with department faculty to provide communications instruction in biomedical engineering (BME) courses, providing quality feedback to students on communications assignments, and contributing to assessment needs.

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