[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty position in Mechanical Engg. at U Texas San Antonio in Medical Devices

Pranav A. Bhounsule pranavab at gmail.com
Mon Aug 17 21:02:10 PDT 2015

Link given below. Note that applications received before Oct 15, 2015 will
receive full consideration.

Copy-pasted from above link:
Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Texas at San
Antonio (UTSA) invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track position to
be filled by August 2016. Applications are sought at the rank of
Assistant/Associate Professor. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is
looking for outstanding individuals to be added to the growing faculty body
in its teaching and diversified research programs. Applicants are sought in
the broad research area of Medical Device Design within Mechanical
Engineering with subfields of interest to include, but not limited to:
computer-aided design, biomechanical engineering, mechanoelectronics,
surgical robotics, manufacturing, materials, micro and nano devices,
wearable devices, and medical devices design and applications.

The successful candidates are expected to build successful,
externally-funded research programs. The candidates must be able to develop
and teach innovative courses, supervise graduate students, obtain funding
for their research programs, and communicate their research results in
quality journals and at conferences. The ability to work collaboratively in
research and teaching with the other departments within the College of
Engineering is required. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mechanical
Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or in a closely related field by the
time of employment. Candidates applying for the Associate Professor
position must have distinguished research records with significant
extramural funding.

The city of San Antonio is a vibrant city of more than 1.4 million
inhabitants, with significant economic growth, numerous industrial
establishments and excellent school districts. The City and the University
provide excellent cultural and educational opportunities. The University
has more than 30,000 students and is the third largest component in the
University of Texas System. The Mechanical Engineering Department is housed
within the College of Engineering with programs at the bachelor, master and
doctoral levels.

Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2015 and will continue
until the position is filled. Applications received by October 15, will be
considered fully. Applicants must submit the following materials in a
single PDF file:

   - A cover letter or email specifying interest in the Medical Device
   Design and identifying the rank of the position being applying for:
   Assistant or Associate.
   - A list of at least three references with e-mail addresses and
   telephone numbers,
   - A statement of research interests,
   - A statement of teaching philosophy, and
   - A curriculum vitae

Application materials and inquiries may be sent electronically to:
Ben.Campos at utsa.edu. In the subject line of all emails, clearly identify
the search as: Medical Device & Design.

Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that
they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of
hire. UTSA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women,
minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to

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