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Posted: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:02 AM


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Job Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Engineering Science (Biomedical Engineering) Position Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Engineering Science (Biomedical Engineering) Position Number Job Category University Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Rogers Park-Lake shore Location Code COLLEGE OF A&S - LSC (02100A) Department Name COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses within a system theory-based curriculum, with a 4/3 course load. The successful candidate will oversee and teach sections of Biomedical Engineering capstone design courses (which incorporate medical device product development and regulation) and core engineering courses, and will assist in the development and implementation of two rigorous courses in medical device software development and medical device software verification and validation.

Qualifications Physical Demands Working Conditions Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Loyola University Chicago (LUC), Department of Engineering Science invites applications for a three-year renewable, full-time, non-tenure-track position at the rank of clinical assistant professor, beginning fall 2017. Engineering Science began to offer its BS Engineering Science degree in fall of 2015, and plans to seek ABET accreditation in fall of 2019. The specializations in this program are biomedical, computer, and environmental engineering. Students in the biomedical engineering specialization learn how to develop and test robust software for the medical device industry. The Engineering Science faculty includes Clinical Assistant Professors, who incorporate real-world experience into their teaching, and enable students to gain a better understanding of everyday engineering challenges such as product specifications. The department currently has 5 full-time faculty members. For more details about the program, visit

A Ph.D. in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, or electrical engineering, as well as 4 years of full-time industry or government experience, are required. Candidates for the position must demonstrate the potential for distinguished teaching and student mentorship or possess a record of such accomplishments.

Open Date 06/21/2017 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a letter of interest that outlines their qualifications to Applicants should also submit the names and email addresses of three individuals prepared to speak to their teaching qualifications. Referees will not be contacted immediately, but may be contacted at a later point in the review process. Supplementary materials (if any) may be sent to:

Gail Baura, Ph.D.

Director of Engineering Science

Loyola University Chicago

1032 West Sheridan Road

Chicago, Illinois 60660

Review of applications will begin on July 10, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

The University seeks to increase the diversity of its professoriate, workforce and undergraduate and graduate student populations because broad diversity-including a wide range of individuals who contribute to a robust academic environment-is critical to achieving the University's mission of excellence in education, research, educational access and services in an increasingly diverse society. Therefore, in holistically accessing the many qualifications of each applicant, we would factor favorably an individual's record of conduct that includes experience with an array of diverse perspectives, as well as a wide variety of different educational, research or other work activities. Among other qualifications, we would also factor favorably experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic career or degrees.

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. To learn more about LUC's mission, candidates should consult our website at For information about the university's focus on transformative education, they should consult our website at

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