The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
Senior Lecturer - Bioengineering (pca130116)
The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) invites applications for a Senior Lecturer position in the Department of Bioengineering.
Created in the spring of 2010, the Department of Bioengineering is a key component of UTD's growth strategy. The department currently offers the BS, MS and PhD degrees in Biomedical Engineering. The MS and PhD degree programs are offered jointly with The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and the University of Texas at Arlington. The close proximity to the Medical School offers outstanding opportunities for collaborative research.
In addition to Bioengineering, the Erik Johnson School is horne to the Departments of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, and Systems Engineering and has interdisciplinary programs in Computer Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, and Software Engineering.
The University of Texas at Dallas is situated in Richardson, one of the most attractive suburbs of the Dallas metropolitan area with several hundred high-tech companies within a few miles of the campus, including Texas Instruments, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Lennox, Rockwell-Collins, Nortel Networks, Alcatel, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, Samsung, Fujitsu, Cisco Systems, EDS, Zyvex, and Intervoice. Opportunities for joint university-industry research projects are excellent. The Erik Jonsson School is experiencing a very rapid growth as part of a $300 million program of funding from public and private sources. As a resuit, the school is expanding its existing programs, establishing new programs, and recruiting outstanding faculty. In addition to people and programs, The Bioengineering Department will move to a new $108 million state-of-the art Bioengineering and Science Building when it is completed in 2015.
The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to participate in shaping this nascent department. Candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, and excellent oral/written communication skills.
The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status, or sexual orientation. Indication of gender and ethnicity for purposes of affirmative action statistical reporting is requested but not required for consideration.
For additional information, please contact Dr. Mathukumalli Vidyasagar, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for four or more professional references via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.
Posted on: Jan 16, 2013
The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.