Faculty Position in Biomedical Engineering and Radiology


Faculty Position in Biomedical Engineering and Radiology, University of California, Davis

The Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Radiology at the University of California, Davis invites applications for an Assistant Professor level position in the broad area of imaging technologies.  This joint appointment will be split between Biomedical Engineering (Ladder Rank, tenure track) and Radiology (In Residence).  The successful candidate will participate in research and teaching and will play a critical role in developing research in dosimetric methods for therapeutics using the EXPLORER Total-Body PET scanner, as well as strengthening the bridges between pre-clinical and veterinary in vivo imaging teams, and the PET translational research operation. The candidate must have a demonstrable interest in translating physics and engineering methods from the lab to the clinic.

A Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering or in a related quantitative discipline is required. Applicants must be able to teach core undergraduate and graduate courses, and be willing to help establish an innovative multi-disciplinary curriculum in the field of biomedical engineering. The candidate will have the intent and potential to develop an independent research career and where appropriate will be encouraged to apply for career research awards. The candidate will be expected to participate in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as join the Biomedical Engineering Graduate Group with the intent of supervising Biomedical Engineering graduate students.

Interested candidates should submit all materials via the web-based online submission system: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02936. Required materials include a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of research, statement of teaching plans, statement of contributions to diversity, and 3-5 letters of reference.

The deadline for full consideration is September 7, 2019, although applications will be accepted until the position is filled.