Faculty Positions

The Virginia Tech - Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (SBES) is a unique partnership that consists of 76 faculty (25 primary and 51 core/joint) across ten departments, nine research institutes, and four medical schools. We are embarking on an exciting growth plan that will double our faculty by adding 50 positions within the next 5 years. Individuals with a PhD in biomedical engineering or related degree are encouraged to apply for the following positions:

Positions Available from Wake Forest

Assistant Professor (Cancer focus):
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, part of the Virginia Tech – Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, has an excellent opportunity for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will initiate and maintain an active research program in cancer diagnosis or treatment, from basic to translational research. Wake Forest University School of medicine has North Carolina's #1 NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, ranked #11 in the United States according to US News. Recently, the Comprehensive Cancer Center received a six-story addition, and there are clinical trials ongoing in over 14 different cancer types. Centers of Excellence are established in the areas of Brain Tumors, Breast, and Prostate Cancer. Qualified candidates at the level of Associate and Full Professor will also be considered. See more about the CCC here.

Assistant Professor (General focus):
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, part of the Virginia Tech – Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, has an excellent opportunity for a tenure-track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professorship. The successful candidate will initiate and maintain active research programs and contribute to the educational mission of the department at the graduate level. We are seeking applicants across areas of biomedical engineering, synergistic with the current research strategic plan for Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Particular disease areas of interest include cancer, aging, diabetes, and regenerative medicine. Technology areas include imaging and nanomedicine. All areas in keeping with the research strategic plan will be considered. Qualified candidates at the level of Associate and Full Professor will also be considered.

Contact:  Jill Harrell, jeharrel@wakehealth.edu
For more information: http://www.wakehealth.edu/HR/Faculty/Faculty-Search-Results.htm?st=blank&cat=Biomedical%20Engineering