New York University: Faculty, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Tandon School of Engineering

The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position as Director of Bioinformatics Education (Online Masters Program), with a start date of June 1, 2019.

New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. We have an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.

Our mission is to excel in research, teaching, and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. We are committed to quality, integrity, and respect for each other. We take pride in our high numbers of women students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. We seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches.

We foster innovation and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world:

With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

The Director of Bioinformatics Education (Online MS Program) will lead a team of faculty and staff (Tandon Online) to develop and deliver curriculum and courses for the online Bioinformatics MS program. The Director will possess an authoritative understanding of bioinformatics and develop a clear understanding of existing bioinformatics (MS) graduate programs, in order to orchestrate a program through which our students develop exceptional, workforce-ready computational and analytical skills and mindsets.

You should be an excellent teacher. You should have a Masters degree or Ph.D. (preferred) in Bioinformatics or a closely related discipline and a record of industrial experience and/or teaching in these areas.

You should submit:

Please submit materials electronically at

We will review applications starting January 2019 and will continue until we fill the position. We encourage you to submit early.

New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. NYU does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, unemployment status, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.

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last updated 6-Jan-2019