Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Indiana University Bloomington
United States

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Title Multiple Tenured/Tenure-Track Associate or Full Professors Faculty Positions in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering
Appointment Status Tenure
Department IU Bloomington Vice Provost For Faculty Affairs
Location Bloomington
Position Summary
Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) is engaged in a multi-year initiative to increase the breadth and scope of its faculty in biomedical sciences and engineering. We are inviting applications for multiple faculty positions in biomedical engineering, bioengineering or associated applied biomedical sciences at the associate or full professor ranks to be part of one or more departments, including Intelligent Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Informatics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics.

We welcome candidates specializing in computational, theoretical, experimental, clinical, or translational research. Candidates should complement one or more of Indiana University’s existing strengths as well as new initiatives in synthetic biology, chemical biology, biohealth informatics, and toxicology. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, computational modeling of living systems, biomedical digital twins, organoids, cell, immune and tissue engineering, biomedical and bioinspired robotics, sensors and bioelectronics, biomedical control, advanced imaging, and nano-scale technologies. Candidates interested in entrepreneurial activity are encouraged.

Successful applicants will be expected to engage in collaborative and transdisciplinary teaching and research. These are 10-month appointments, with a preferred start date of August 1, 2024, although alternative dates can be negotiated. For full consideration, apply by March 1st, 2024. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled and will be evaluated from the date of submission.

Responsibilities: Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) is seeking dedicated Tenured/Tenure-Track faculty members who will contribute to enhancing the academic distinction of their departments. Key responsibilities include:
    1. Research Excellence: Develop and maintain a dynamic research portfolio. This involves securing significant external research funding, leading cutting-edge research as a principal investigator, and collaborating effectively with other researchers.
    2. Teaching and Mentorship: Engage in teaching and mentoring a diverse student body at both undergraduate and graduate levels, focusing on expanding the educational opportunities available for Indiana University students.
    3. Service and Engagement: Contribute actively to the department, school, and university through service roles. Involvement with professional communities and/or local community initiatives is expected.

 

These positions are based at the IUB campus in Bloomington, Indiana. Faculty members are expected to work on campus to fully engage with the department, school, campus, and community.

Indiana University evaluates tenure and promotion based on performance in research, teaching, and service. All faculty hired under this initiative are expected to excel in research and demonstrate strong performance in teaching and service. In addition, candidates are encouraged to actively engage in technology transfer, collaborate with industry partners, and contribute to company development, reflecting our commitment to practical impact and innovation in research.

Application Procedure:

Mid- and Senior Career Faculty Applicants:
Please submit the following documents:
  1. Extended Letter of Intent: Detail your interest in Indiana University, preferred department(s), and your background and plans for research, teaching, and diversity. Please include a brief discussion of current and expected funding, potential industrial and university collaborations and your vision of how you would develop BME/BE at Indiana University
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  3. References: Candidates selected for advanced consideration will be asked to provide the names of six references.
Application Submission: Interested candidates should apply online at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/22605).

All queries about the position or the application procedures may be addressed to faculty2@iu.edu.

Before a conditional offer of employment with tenure is finalized, candidates will be asked to disclose any pending investigations or previous findings of sexual or professional misconduct. They will also be required to authorize an inquiry by Indiana University Bloomington with all current and former employers along these lines. The relevance of information disclosed or ascertained in the context of this process to a candidate’s eligibility for hire will be evaluated by Indiana University Bloomington on a case-by-case basis. Applicants should be aware, however, that Indiana University Bloomington takes the matters of sexual and professional misconduct very seriously.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer, and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

About Indiana University Bloomington: Founded in 1820, Indiana University-Bloomington (IUB) is the flagship campus of Indiana University. Located in Bloomington, IN., IUB constantly strives to embody its mission to create, disseminate, preserve, and apply knowledge. It does so through its commitments to cutting-edge research, scholarship, arts, and creative activity; inspired and challenging undergraduate, graduate, professional, and lifelong educational programs; meaningful experiences outside the classroom; expansive global educational opportunities while fostering a culturally diverse campus environment; first-rate library and museum collections; and far-reaching economic development and impact in the state and region.

IUB is a member of the prestigious Association of American University (AAU) since 1909, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. With over 47,000 undergraduate and graduate students, the campus has 16 degree-granting colleges and schools offering 300+ undergraduate majors, 300+ master’s degrees, and 150+ doctoral and professional degree opportunities. Known for its Indiana limestone facades and green spaces throughout, IUB is widely considered one of the country’s most beautiful college campuses.

The Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University is the first of its kind and among the largest in the country. Its mission is to excel and lead in education, research, and outreach spanning and integrating the full breadth of computing, information technology and modern engineering. The Luddy School is a core school with programs on the Bloomington and Indianapolis campus and includes over 150 faculty and 3500 students. Departments in the Luddy School’s Bloomington campus include Computer Science, Information and Library Science, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems Engineering.

The College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University offers over 225 academic programs rooted in three broad areas of study—Arts and Humanities, Natural and Mathematics Sciences, and Social and Historical Studies. The College is home to over 70 departments and programs and three schools—the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design, the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies, and The Media School. Over 900 faculty members serve within the College and form an extraordinary teaching and learning community at the heart of a world-class university. Members of the College’s faculty are continually recognized as elected fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academies, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and include MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellows, Fulbright Award winners, and Pulitzer Prize, Oscar, and Emmy winners.

Nestled in the rolling hills of south-central Indiana, and home to 85,000 residents, the city of Bloomington offers the feel of a college town with many of the amenities of a large city. From off-Broadway plays and musicals, the LOTUS World Festival of Music, quick access to 250,000 acres of public recreation lands, outstanding public schools and a reasonable cost of living, Bloomington offers much to all.

For more information about the SPH-B and Indiana University Bloomington, visit:
Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering: https://luddy.indiana.edu/
The College of Arts & Sciences:https://college.indiana.edu/
Indiana University Bloomington: https://www.indiana.edu
Basic Qualifications
Qualifications: Candidates must possess a doctoral degree or equivalent in engineering, physics, biophysics, mathematics, biology, chemistry, biomedical science, medicine, computer science or related disciplines from an accredited institution. Candidates should show rank-appropriate achievements in research, teaching and service and a commitment to diversity.
Department Contact for Questions
All queries about the position or the application procedures may be addressed to faculty2@iu.edu.
Additional Qualifications
Application Procedure:
Mid- and Senior Career Faculty Applicants:
Please submit the following documents:
    1. Extended Letter of Intent: Detail your interest in Indiana University, preferred department(s), and your background and plans for research, teaching, and diversity. Please include a brief discussion of current and expected funding, potential industrial and university collaborations and your vision of how you would develop BME/BE at Indiana University
    2. Curriculum Vitae (CV).
    3. References: Candidates selected for advanced consideration will be asked to provide the names of six references.

 

Application Submission: Interested candidates should apply online at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/22605.
All queries about the position or the application procedures may be addressed to faculty2@iu.edu.
Before a conditional offer of employment with tenure is finalized, candidates will be asked to disclose any pending investigations or previous findings of sexual or professional misconduct. They will also be required to authorize an inquiry by Indiana University Bloomington with all current and former employers along these lines. The relevance of information disclosed or ascertained in the context of this process to a candidate’s eligibility for hire will be evaluated by Indiana University Bloomington on a case-by-case basis. Applicants should be aware, however, that Indiana University Bloomington takes the matters of sexual and professional misconduct very seriously.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer, and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.
Salary and Rank  
Special Instructions  
For Best Consideration Date 03/01/2024
Expected Start Date 08/01/2024
Posting/OAA # IU-100751-2024

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
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