Faculty Openings Biomedical Engineering


Assistant Professor - Biomedical Engineering - Tenure-Track


The Biomedical Engineering Department at the University of Houston invites junior applicants for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Biomedical Imaging for appointment starting on September 1, 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 Jan 15, 2014. 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.