Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Biomedical Engineering

New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, New Jersey
Oct 23, 2020
Nov 22, 2020
Job Function
Lecturer / Instructor
Research Area
Position Type
Full Time
Senior Level

Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Biomedical Engineering

The Biomedical Engineering Department at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor beginning the 21-22 academic year.

Research expertise should fit and benefit from our collaborative research activities within the department, the Centers of Research at NJIT and neighboring institutes including the Center for Rehabilitation Robotics ( and the Center for Injury Biomechanics, Materials and Medicine ( Specialties of interest include biorobotic design and fabrication, neural engineering, neuro-rehabilitation engineering, nervous system injury and orthopedic injury, sensors and control systems, computational and experimental biomechanics, biomaterials and tissue engineering.

Biomedical Engineering at NJIT is ranked #6 as the best BME program in the nation by Best College Reviews ( It offers a vibrant engineering community environment and exciting opportunities for research and education. Interdisciplinary centers and institutes across the campus ( provide access to comprehensive, state-of-the-art core facilities and facilitate collaborative research activities. Our department has just established a new state-of-the-art core facility for conducting a broad range of movement experiments is the ~1,900 ft2 collaborative Motion Capture Lab, including 16 Vicon cameras, a Bertec instrumented treadmill, a 16-channel electromyography system, 13 ft ceiling, and a 45 ft gantry system. Universities, research institutes and industrial facilitates in the vicinity of NJIT further increase collaboration opportunities and access to experimental equipment.

Applicants must apply online at:

Please include a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, and names of at least three references in the application package. Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Bryan Pfister, Ph.D., Chair, Biomedical Engineering Department,

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