Biomedical/Electrical & Computer Engineering Faculty Positions

Dartmouth Engineering seeks to fill multiple open-rank, tenure-line faculty positions at the intersection of a thriving multidisciplinary nexus of biomedical and electrical and computer engineering. These positions will promote collaborative science within the broader Dartmouth community, including Thayer School of Engineering, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Cancer Center, and the Department of Computer Science.

Applicants will have a doctorate in engineering or a related science field and a demonstrated potential to lead an externally-funded research program to pursue transformational advances in biomedical applications with translational potential. The successful candidate will have a strong foundation in electrical and computer engineering, with expertise in biomedical engineering applications.

Some example applications of interest include, but are not limited to, wearable and implantable devices and systems, medical imaging system design, surgical devices and medical robotics, and biomedical applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence. The candidate will be a gifted teacher with motivation and expertise that complements Thayer's interdisciplinary approach to engineering education.

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About Thayer

Dartmouth's Thayer School of Engineering is a dynamic community of scholars and teachers committed to addressing critical societal needs and solving the world's most pressing challenges through ground-breaking research, technology innovation, and cultivating future generations of engineers and leaders via educational excellence in the classroom and the laboratory.

As Dartmouth's engineering school, Thayer is responsible for undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees. Our engineering sciences major is distinguished by the close integration of diverse engineering sub-disciplines and the liberal arts, emphasizing hands-on experiential learning, and a deep commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. As a professional school of engineering, Thayer also offers an ABET-accredited Bachelor of Engineering degree, master's degrees in engineering and engineering management and a PhD degree program focused on human-centered impact.

Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's great academic institutions. Home to a celebrated undergraduate liberal arts curriculum and pioneering professional schools, Dartmouth has shaped the education landscape and prepared leaders through its inspirational learning experience. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity, combining its deep commitment to outstanding education with distinguished research and scholarship in the arts and sciences and its three leading professional schools—Thayer School of Engineering, Geisel School of Medicine, and Tuck School of Business.

Dartmouth is located in Hanover in the picturesque Upper Connecticut River Valley on the New Hampshire-Vermont border. Dartmouth is surrounded by a vibrant academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. We are only a few hours drive to Boston, MA, Burlington, VT, and Montreal, QC.

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To Apply

Applicants should state in their cover letter how their teaching, research, service, and/or life experiences prepare them to advance Dartmouth's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

In addition to the cover letter, applicants should submit a complete CV, research statement, statement of teaching interests and philosophy, and contact information for three references. We are committed to building a welcoming, equitable and inclusive campus culture, and we invite applicants to provide a statement of their lived experiences and contributions to inclusion and diversity in order to help applicants explain the value they might add to this endeavor.

Please submit applications via Interfolio:

The start date is negotiable. Applications will be reviewed as received, and the application portal will close on 1/1/2023.

Inquiries about the position should be directed to search co-chairs at

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