Biomedical - Biomechanics, Biomedical - Systems Physiology, Biomedical Engineering
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Mississippi (biomedical.olemiss.edu) invites applications for a non-tenure-track position at the Instructor level. The successful candidate for this full-time position will teach three to four required and elective course per year, primarily related to signal processing and biomechanics. They will also advise students and participate in continuous improvement of the BME curriculum. The initial appointment is for two years.
Established in July 2019, we are the state’s first and only Department of Biomedical Engineering. The Department recently began a $1.3M renovations of approximately 10,000 square feet of teaching and lab space to accommodate our rapid growth and undergraduate teaching needs.
Appointment: 9 Month
Assignment Type: Non-Tenure Track
About the University of MS & Oxford, MS
Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi (UM), affectionately known to alumni, students and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and business. The University of Mississippi, consistently named by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For,” is located in Oxford, MS, which is ranked one of the “Top 10 Best College Towns.” With more than 24,000 students, UM is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. The University of Mississippi, which has aggressively implemented many health and wellness initiatives for its more than 2,900 employees, has consistently been named one of Mississippi’s Healthiest Workplaces.
Touted as the “Cultural Mecca of the South”, creativity abounds in Oxford as musicians, artists and writers alike find inspiration in Oxford’s rich history, small town charm and creative community. Oxford is a one-hour drive south of Memphis, TN and is known as the home of Nobel Prize winning author William Faulkner. Over the years Oxford has also been known for offering exceptional culinary experiences and as the home of the University of Mississippi and the Ole Miss Rebels, there is always something here to immerse yourself in. Oxford has also been featured as a literary and arts destination in such publications as The New York Times, Southern Living, Condé Nast Traveler, and GQ. Among other cultural activities, annual events include the Oxford Film Festival, a thriving local music scene, and the Ford Center Performing Arts Series. Oxford is a vibrant university town, filled with unique shops and galleries, eclectic restaurants and clubs, historic landmarks, and comfortable inns.
The qualified candidate must have a M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering or a closely related discipline. The ideal candidate will have teaching experience at the undergraduate level, or more than seven years of industry experience. Interested candidate should apply online at jobs.olemiss.edu and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references.
About University of Mississippi
Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi, affectionately known to alumni, students, and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics, and business. With more than 24,000 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. Its 15 academic divisions include a major medical school, nationally recognized schools of accountancy, law, and pharmacy, and the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, renowned for a blend of academic rigor, experiential learning, and opportunities for community action.