Position Summary: The Biomedical Engineering Department at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) invites faculty applications in the research areas including Biorobotics/Rehabilitation Engineering, Injury Biomechanics and Mechanisms, and Neural Engineering; a neuro-engineering focus is preferred. The position will be at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor beginning the 20-21 academic year. Research expertise should fit and benefit from our collaborative research activities within the department, the Centers of Research at NJIT and neighboring institutes including the Center for Rehabilitation Robotics: centers.njit.edu/rehabilitation and the Center for Injury Biomechanics, Materials and Medicine (centers.njit.edu/cibm3). Specialties of interest include biorobotic design and fabrication, neural engineering, neuro-rehabilitation engineering, nervous system injury and orthopedic injury, sensors and control systems, computational and experimental biomechanics. Biomedical Engineering at NJIT is ranked #6 as the best BME program in the nation by Best College Reviews https://www.bestcollegereviews.org/top/bachelors-degrees-in-biomedical-engineering/. It offers a vibrant engineering community environment and exciting opportunities for research and education. Interdisciplinary centers and institutes across the campus (http://centers.njit.edu/) provide access to comprehensive, state-of-the-art core facilities and facilitate collaborative research activities. Our department has just established a new state-of-the-art core facility for conducting a broad range of movement experiments is the ~1,900 ft2 collaborative Motion Capture Lab, including 16 Vicon cameras, a Bertec instrumented treadmill, a 16-channel electromyography system, 13 ft ceiling, and a 45 ft gantry system. Universities, research institutes and industrial facilitates at the vicinity of NJIT further increase collaboration opportunities and access to experimental equipment.
Prerequisite Qualifications: Must have an earned doctorate in biomedical engineering or a related field.
Internal Number: req1702
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