Faculty Positions in the Center for Remote Health Technologies and Systems
The College of Engineering at Texas A&M University invites applications for up to two full-time Tenure/Tenure-Track with a 9-month academic appointment beginning the fall semester 2020. Applicants will be considered for the titles Assistant/Associate/Full Professor depending on qualifications.
This position is defined as someone working in the area of remote health technologies and includes a range of possibilities such as:
point-of-care sensing and diagnostics
hand-held body fluid diagnostic and sensing devices
flexible & wearable electronics for health
big data and signal processing in remote health
embedded biomedical devices
processes & systems
biomedical health and fitness domain expertise.
Research could be geared toward populations that could benefit from point-of-care devices and systems such as underserved people in urban and rural communities, military personnel including combat casualty care, and astronauts. For example, the Center recently lead a consortium of industry, government partners and universities that has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Engineering Research Center (ERC) on Precise Advanced Technologies and Health Systems for Underserved Populations (PATHS-UP), with the goal of addressing the grand challenge of overcoming the human and economic burden of diabetes and heart disease in underserved communities.
The successful applicants will be required to teach; advise and mentor graduate students; develop an independent, externally funded research program; participate in all aspects of the Center’s and their home department’s activities, and serve the profession.
Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and a list of four references (including postal addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses)
Applications will be considered until positions are filled.
Recognizing the increasing need to advance remote health care technologies and remote health care systems so that people everywhere (patients, military personnel, astronauts) can be linked to care providers and receive timely, effective and personalized care, the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), a member of the Texas A&M University System, has established the Center for Remote Health Technologies and Systems (CRHTS). The CRHTS has a primary vision of enabling healthy living. The Center’s mission is to identify and overcome the unmet stakeholder needs through the development of breakthrough health care devices, technologies, and delivery systems. Jointly with the Texas A&M Dwight Look College of Engineering, diverse applications are being accepted for new faculty positions to be placed in the Center with a tenure home in one of the departments within the College. Encourage applicants with backgrounds in Biomedical, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, and Materials Engineering to apply, with any range of experience.
The members of Texas A&M Engineering are all Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employers committed to diversity. It is the policy of these members to recruit, hire, train and promote without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
The successful applicants will be required to teach; advise and mentor graduate students; develop an independent, externally funded research program; participate in all aspects of the Center's and their home department's activities; serve the profession. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required
Applicants should submit:
List of four references (including postal addresses, phone numbers and email addresses)
Internal Number: 62698
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Engineering has been part of Texas A&M University since the university opened in 1876 as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas. Today, the College of Engineering is the largest college on the College Station Campus. Our college is consistently ranked among the nation's top public programs. We are also rank among the top universities in the number of National Merit Scholars, nationally recognized faculty and funded research.
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