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Bioengineering – Assistant Professor Deadline: Jan. 31, 2021 >>

The Department of Bioengineering at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for two Assistant Professor positions in Bioengineering and/or Biomedical Engineering. Strong candidates from related disciplines whose research is relevant to biomedical engineering or bioengineering may be considered. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent and demonstrate the potential for excellence in research, teaching, and service. Of particular interest are candidates whose research interests include biomechanics and rehabilitation engineering (specifically orthotics, prosthetics and robotics), flexible bioelectronics (neural engineering), biomaterials and systems biology. The department seeks a diverse applicant pool.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15232.

Bioengineering – Assistant Professor of Instruction Deadline: Jan. 31, 2021 >>

The Department of Bioengineering at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for two Assistant Professor of Instruction positions in Bioengineering and/or Biomedical Engineering, one with a focus on teaching bioinstrumentation courses and one with a focus on teaching biomechanics, anatomy and physiology. The majority of instruction will be at the undergraduate level, but a graduate course may be included. Appointments carry no guarantee or expectation of renewal or tenure. A PhD degree in biomedical engineering, bioengineering, or related field with a biomedical engineering focus is required. Must have at least two years of teaching experience at the college or university level in biomedical engineering or a related STEM field. Teaching experience in the areas of bioinstrumentation or biomechanics, anatomy and physiology is preferred.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15244.

Computer Science – Assistant Professor Deadline: Jan. 31, 2021 >>

The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications from outstanding applicants for a tenure-system position in Computer Science. Candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered though the department is particularly interested in areas of virtual/augmented reality, human computer interaction, data science, cyber security, AI, quantum computing, and IoT. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent. The position is open for applicants at the rank of Assistant Professor who must show outstanding promise.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15242.

Computer Science - Department HeadDeadline: Jan. 31, 2021 >>

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) invites applications or nominations for the position of Department Head of Computer Science (CS) starting Fall 2021. The ideal candidate will be an accomplished leader with a broad and inclusive vision to meet the department’s bold goals in research, education, and outreach. He or she will have a distinguished record of scholarship and administrative leadership. They must have academic credentials that merit appointment as a tenured full professor, including a comprehensive academic record in research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate should have a proven record to lead a complex organization and to leverage growth opportunities, including a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion. The Department Head is expected to foster an environment in which faculty, staff and students from a variety of backgrounds, cultures and personal experiences are welcomed and can thrive. Equally important, the candidate must effectively represent the department across the University, as well as foster strong relationships with industry representatives, government and community leaders, donors and alumni. Individuals from underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

The CS Department at UT Dallas has experienced unprecedented growth over the last decade. The department currently has 51 tenured/tenure-track and 40 faculty of instruction, about 4,600 students including 3,600 undergraduate students, and 1,000 graduate students. The department offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science, Software Engineering as well as in interdisciplinary fields such as Telecom Engineering and Computer Engineering. The department also offers an Executive M.S. in Software Engineering and an interdisciplinary M.S. in cyber security, technology and policy as well as a B.S. in data science. The undergraduate curriculum is tailored to meet the highest standards of computer science and software engineering education, providing top level instruction in traditional and contemporary areas, and making our students highly sought after following their graduation. The department is home to several

The Jonsson School, home to six dynamic departments (biomedical, computer science, electrical and computer, materials science, mechanical, and systems), is one of the most rigorous, technologically advanced and diverse programs in the country. Close connections exist between all of these departments and local industry giving our students exceptional internship and employment opportunities. We serve as an economic engine of growth and innovation for North Texas with our focus on industry-relevant research and education. To that end, teams from our corporate-sponsored capstone program, UTDesign®, have taken top honors at national competitions in recent years, as well as founded startups. The Jonsson School has a legacy of inclusion, ranking in the top in the nation of number of degrees awarded to women in our oldest programs – computer science and electrical engineering.

UT Dallas is located in the suburb of Richardson, in the heart of North Texas. The Times Higher Education ranks UT Dallas as #1 in the nation and #21 in the world among universities under 50 years of age. Since its founding in 1969, UT Dallas has grown to include 140 degree programs. The University has recently undergone a period of substantial growth including enrollment increases of 144% since 2000, a total of 3.5 million new or renovated square feet, and $1 billion in development as of 2016. For more information, visit www.utdallas.edu.

Review of applications will begin February 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Complete applications will include a cover letter, current CV, research statement, statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations (if available), statement of administrative philosophy and accomplishments, statement of diversity and inclusion, and contact information for five references.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15115.

Systems Engineering - Assistant ProfessorDeadline: Jan. 31, 2021 >>

The Department of Systems Engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Systems Engineering. Qualified candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, and the potential to develop an externally funded research program. Candidates from related disciplines with research relevant to the areas of robotics and autonomous systems, mechatronics and quantum engineering systems will be considered. The department is seeking candidates whose research interests span one or more of the fundamental areas of systems engineering, including but not limited to: systems architecture, modeling, simulation and systems integration, optimization, systems management, risk management, and system design. Of particular interest are candidates with expertise in robotics and autonomous systems, mechatronics and quantum engineering systems.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15231.

Materials Science – Assistant Professor Deadline: Feb. 28, 2021 >>

The Department of Materials Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for an Assistant Professor tenure-system positions. Areas of research include advanced micro- and nanoelectronics, catalysis, sensing, biomedical devices, flexible electronics, and energy storage and conversion. Particular emphasis will be placed upon candidates at the Assistant Professor level who have research expertise in advanced electronic materials, nano-characterization, energy storage and conversion, and accelerated materials design via computational methods. The candidate will be expected to build an active research program and must have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15233.

Mechanical Engineering - Assistant Professor Deadline: Apr. 30, 2021 >>

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications for a tenure-system faculty position in Mechanical Engineering at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates must have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education and strong potential to develop an externally funded research program. The search is for a position in dynamic systems and control with emphasis on theory-based methodology to tackle problems grounded in emerging applications/novel experimental methods. While outstanding candidates in all areas will be considered, interest areas include: data-driven methods, renewable energy, manufacturing & automation, and healthcare. Collaboration opportunities exist through UT Southwestern Medical School and the University’s Center for Wind Energy.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15251.

Part - Time Positions

Mechanical Engineering – Part-Time Lecturer Deadline: Sep. 1, 2021 >>

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas seeks to develop a pool of candidates at the rank of Lecturer I for non-tenure-system, part-time positions to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Positions are part-time, contingent upon student enrollment and the availability of funding. Assignments are made on a semester-by-semester basis. Appointments carry no guarantee or expectation of renewal or tenure.

Apply at https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15038.


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