The Department of Bioengineering at Rice University, located in Houston, TX, seeks applications for an open-rank faculty position in bioengineering with a start date of July 2021. The department invites Assistant Professor candidates for a tenure-track position or outstanding candidates for Associate/Full Professor for a tenured appointment. The department invites candidates in all areas of bioengineering research; candidates specializing in immuno-engineering, infectious diseases, cancer research and biomedical imaging are especially invited to apply.
Faculty members are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, perform research in their specialized area, and contribute to university service. Applicants should demonstrate excellence in scholarship, teaching, and collegial service. Successful candidates will therefore have a strong commitment to teaching, advising, and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students from diverse backgrounds. Candidates will be expected to establish a strong research program supported by extramural funding. Rice offers an outstanding environment for research at the interface of bioengineering, medicine, and biology with strong collaborations with the adjacent Texas Medical Center.
Consistent with the National Research Council's report, Convergence: Facilitating Transdisciplinary Integration of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Engineering, and Beyond, we are seeking candidates who have demonstrated ability to lead and work in research groups that
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