Faculty Openings Biomedical Engineering


Full Professor - Biomedical Engineering - Tenured


The Biomedical Engineering Department at the University of Houston invites senior applicants for a tenured position at the rank of Full Professor in the area of Bionanoscience (Infectious Disease, lmmuno-Engineering and Science, Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Engineering) for appointment starting on January 16, 2014.

We seek candidates with a PhD and/or M.D. degree in the area appropriate to the applicant's specialized field, a strong record/potential for independent extramural funding, and a solid publication record in high-quality peer-reviewed journals.

UH enjoys stimulating research collaborations with the world's most respected medical centers, hospitals and medical schools located just a few miles from UH's main campus.

Application Procedures:

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a publication list, a goal and interest statement, a proposed initial research program, a teaching statement, and contact information, including e-mail addresses, of at least three references.

These must be sent to :

Metin Akay
John S. Dunn Professor and Founding Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Applicants will be accepted until the position is filled, although full consideration will be given to applications received by October 31, 2013. For further information, contact Professor Metin Akay at makay@uh.edu.

Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action:

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.