The Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) and Biomedical Engineering (BME) at Boston University (BU) anticipate a tenured position at the level of Associate or Full Professor, working at the intersection of computation, data and information science, and biological systems with areas of impact that include brain-machine interfaces, computational health, biological communications, high dimensional data analysis, pending Provost approval. The BU footprint in these areas is growing significantly and candidates with research programs that transcend the traditional boundaries are welcome to explore affiliated appointments in appropriate departments, such as Computer Science, and Mathematics and Statistics.
The College of Engineering is currently ranked 35th in the nation by US News and World Report, and 15th among private universities. BU ECE faculty lead and participate in several high-profile, multidisciplinary research centers, including the Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Science and Engineering, the Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science and Engineering, the Center for Information and Systems Engineering, the Center for Systems Neuroscience, and the Photonics Center.
We are looking for outstanding candidates with a Ph.D. in ECE or related discipline who demonstrate potential for leading an independent, interdisciplinary, and vibrant funded research program in their area of expertise, teach effectively at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and utilize their expertise to strengthen collaborative research within the department and beyond.
Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice. We are proud that we were the first American university to award a PhD to a woman and that Martin Luther King Jr. received his PhD here. We are dedicated to increasing the participation of all talented students and are committed to the pursuit of engineering by underrepresented groups at BU and beyond.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Job Location: Boston, MA
Position Type: Full-Time, Tenured
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 2316
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