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The Engineering Department at Schreiner University in Kerrville, TX invites applications for a tenure track, full-time, on-campus position as Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering to begin January 2024 or August 2024. Schreiner University launched a new Engineering major in Fall 2022 with tracks in Mechanical and Civil and is pursuing ABET accreditation. The successful candidate will expand our engineering degree with a new track in Biomedical Engineering, as well as an interdisciplinary minor in Biomechanics in partnership with our Exercise Science department. We seek an individual with a strong commitment to undergraduate education in a liberal arts environment, and leadership potential to develop and grow this new program. Research specialization is open.
Primary responsibilities include teaching lower-level general engineering courses and a wide range of upper-level biomedical engineering courses. Typical duties for the position include teaching 12 credit hours per semester; maintaining a productive research program that provides opportunities for undergraduate research compatible with the resources available at a primarily undergraduate institution; and service to the university through committee work and academic advising of undergraduate students.
Qualifications: An earned doctorate in Biomedical Engineering (or a related field) or ABD with completion no later than start date. Teaching experience is preferred.
Review of applications will begin October 30, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. In addition to the online application, applicants should submit 1. a cover letter addressing your interest in the position, 2. curriculum vitae, 3. a statement of teaching philosophy 4. unofficial transcripts, 5. the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of three references. These materials should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kerrville, TX is located in the beautiful Hill Country region of Texas, approximately 1 hour west of San Antonio, on Interstate I-10. Outdoor lovers will make use of many parks along the Guadalupe River and hiking trails throughout the region. Kerrville is less than 30 minutes away from Fredericksburg, TX hub of the 2nd largest winemaking region in the United States, and Bandera, TX, Cowboy Capital of the World.
Schreiner University is a uniquely Texan, Hispanic-serving institution. We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and are strongly and actively committed to diversity within our community.
Materials that cannot be submitted electronically may be mailed to:
2100 Memorial Blvd CMB 6233
Kerrville, Texas 78028