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Open Positions

Thank you for your interest in working with RIT's Biomedical Engineering Department; we are currently looking to hire a tenure track faculty member to begin Fall 2019.

Assistant or Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering (Tenure-Track)


Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is in the midst of unprecedented expansion and inaugurated a Biomedical Engineering program in the Kate Gleason College of Engineering in 2009. In 2013, the university opened Institute Hall with state-of-the-art teaching and faculty research laboratories to house both the Biomedical and Chemical Engineering departments. RIT is seeking a candidate for a tenure track position in Biomedical Engineering with an appointment at the rank of assistant or associate professor.  RIT has a strong commitment to engineering education and offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees. 


Exceptional candidates in all areas of biomedical engineering will be considered.  The successful candidate must be able to teach core undergraduate courses, develop electives in accordance with their area of expertise, and must be capable of teaching graduate level courses, and advising both graduate and undergraduate research students. The candidate will develop an externally funded sustainable research program, supervise undergraduate student design teams, and perform other professional duties.


Required Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must possess an undergraduate or master’s degree in engineering and a PhD in biomedical engineering or a related field as well as:

  • Evidence of ability to establish a sustainable independent research program
  • Research expertise (PhD thesis or related efforts) in an area relevant to biomedical applications
  • Sufficient knowledge and experience to effectively teach a significant subset of the core courses in Biomedical Engineering

For questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair:

Thomas Gaborski, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering



Please apply online at Keyword Search: 3913BR