The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU) and the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering (SBHSE) seeks applicants for tenure-track/tenured faculty positions in the area of molecular, cellular, and tissue bioengineering. Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank commensurate with the candidate’s experience and accomplishments, beginning August 2018. Specific areas of expertise and interest include, but are not limited to:
Biomanufacturing including, but not limited to bioprinting and nanofabrication techniques;
Innovative biomaterials including, but not limited to bioinspired materials and protein-based materials; and
Translational regenerative medicine approaches including, but not limited to in vivo applications of human-derived stem cells, in vivo gene delivery technologies
We seek applicants who will contribute to our programs and will leverage investments by the University in promoting interdisciplinary teaching and research. These investments include, among others, collaborations with our health partners in the Valley including the Mayo Clinic (http://www.mayoclinic.com), Translational Genomics Institute (TGEN; http://www.tgen.org), Barrows Neurological Institute (http://www.thebarrow.org), Banner Health (http://www.bannerhealth.com) and Phoenix Children’s Hospital (http://www.phoenixchildrens.org).
Faculty members are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities. Although appointments may be in any of Fulton Engineering’s six schools, the Harrington Biomedical Engineering Program in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering is currently most involved in molecular, cellular, and tissue bioengineering.
A Ph.D. or equivalent in a field related to biomedical engineering or a related discipline relevant to molecular, cellular, and tissue bioengineering; and
Demonstrated evidence of excellence in research and teaching as appropriate to the candidate’s rank
Commitment to trans-disciplinary teaming; and
Ability to engage in well-established research initiatives with numerous health care providers within the Phoenix area
Review of applications will begin December 15, 2017; if not filled, reviews will occur on the 1st and 15th each month thereafter until the search is closed. To apply, candidates must submit the following through their lnterfolio Dossier at https://hiring.engineering.asu.edu.
Contact information for three references
For more information or questions about this position, please contact the search committee chair, Professor Sarah Stabenfeldt, via email at Sarah.Stabenfeldt@asu.edu
A background check is required for employment. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. (See https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/)
Arizona State University is a research university with outstanding research facilities and infrastructure support. Located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, ASU is one of the nation’s leading public metropolitan research universities.