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Department Chair Positions in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at SUSTech



Job Title
Chair and Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

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Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Shenzhen, China

Application Deadline
Open until filled

Position Start Date
Available immediately

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Academic Fields
Wearable devices and wireless monitoring
De novo Regenerative engineering
Multiscale and multimodal biomedical imaging
Computational medicine for big data and health informatics

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is seeking applications for the chair and tenured full professor position in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. The BME Department engages in a broad scope of advanced biomedical engineering research, including Mechanomedicine, Wearable devices and wireless monitoring, de novo Regenerative engineering, Multiscale and multimodal biomedical imaging, Computational medicine for big data and health informatics.

Candidates are must be established leaders and scholars with national and recognitions in the respective biomedical engineering fields and have managed large independent research programs. Candidates should also have significant overseas experience and be committed to excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Founding Chair, the Dean of College of Engineering, and the President of SUSTech in the rapid development of the Department of Biomedical Engineering.  The Department has secured brand new laboratory and office space for the immediate growth of the department, with ample space in the new College of Engineering Building in the near future.  The resource and funds for the new Department of Biomedical Engineering are unprecedented in the world. In addition, we offer internationally competitive salaries and benefits. We also provide ample start-up resources for equipment and personnel. Qualified candidates for Thousand Talent Program, the Peacock Program or other talent programs will receive additional support from the central and municipal governments.

Candidates should submit the following documents to bmehr@sustc.edu.cn.
1、Curriculum vitae, including full publication list
2、Research interests and a statement of vision plan
3、Teaching interests
4、Copies of three representative publications
5、Five reference letters

About us
SUSTech is a publicly funded new university in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China. By providing generous funding, Shenzhen municipality is fully committed to the development of SUSTech as a world-class research university that excels in research and the cultivation of innovative talent. The university features a 1:10 faculty/student ratio and emphasizes international standards, advanced interdisciplinary studies, innovation and entrepreneurship.

At present, the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University is to fully support SUSTech establish BME Department. The BME Department aims to build a world-class center for biomedical engineering research and education with high quality, we are actively recruiting faculty members at ranks of the assistant professor, associate professor, and full professor.