Empire Innovation Professor/Scholar (Associate Professor) - Nanomedicine/Nanotechnology - Department
Stony Brook University
Location: Stony Brook, New York
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Internal Number: 3599889
Empire Innovation Professor/Scholar (Associate Professor) - Nanomedicine/Nanotechnology - Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Location: Stony Brook, New York Open Date: Nov 02, 2022 Deadline: Jan 03, 2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Description The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) at Stony Brook University (SBU), invites applicants to apply for a tenure-track Empire Innovation Professor/Scholar (Associate Professor) position in Nanomedicine/Nanotechnology starting in the fall of 2023. The department values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for all students.
The primary responsibilities of the position include teaching, research, and service in Biomedical Engineering. They interact with students through office hours, BME events, and student-run organizations.
The successful candidate will be expected to build an independent, externally funded research program and excel at teaching and service.
Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree with relevant research training and a demonstrated record of excellence in research, academic credentials, and extramural funding.
Experience developing novel Nanomedicine/Nanotechnology technologies for translational research. Experience collaborating with clinical investigators and scientists across the departments/institutions, such as the Stony Brook Cancer Center.
Applications received prior to January 3, 2023, will receive full consideration. Candidates who apply on or after January 3, 2023, will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. The below documents are required and must be submitted through Interfolio:
1) Cover Letter 2) Curriculum Vitae 3) Research statement 4) Teaching statement 5) Three letters of recommendation.
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Anticipated Start Date: Fall 2023
Department Description: BME at SBU is a highly interdisciplinary department with growing thematic areas including tissue engineering, biomaterials, bioimaging, regenerative medicine, and bionanotechnology; emphasizing collaboration with faculty from other disciplines including but not limited to Chemistry, Neurobiology and Behavior, Pathology, Medicine, Psychology, Physics, and Bioinformatics. The BME department is within the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS) as well as the Renaissance School of Medicine (RSOM), the largest academic medical center in Suffolk County, NY, home to 1.8 million people. Collaboration with Stony Brook Medicine provides access to numerous clinical populations and clinicians across many specialties.
SBU Campus Description: Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine, represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 624 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. In the Medical and Research Translation (MART) building, two floors are occupied by Stony Brook University Cancer Center’s outpatient services, and four floors are devoted to cancer research. Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential core values at Stony Brook Medicine. We believe we do our best and most impactful work when we leverage our diverse, equitable and inclusive perspectives. We are proud to recruit and hire talented people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences.
This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.
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