Academic Professional Track (non-tenure): Open Rank-Instructional
Texas A&M University School of Engineering Medicine
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
The Texas A&M University School of Engineering Medicine (ENMED) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the instructional assistant, associate, or professor level. ENMED is a collaborative venture among Texas A&M College of Medicine (COM), Texas A&M College of Engineering (COE) and Houston Methodist Hospital (HMH). ENMED graduates receive a MD degree and a Master of Engineering in four years. This first-in-the-nation program blends experiential learning in engineering innovation with medical school training to create a new kind of physician, a “physicianeer” with the goal of transforming health care. ENMED is located in Houston’s Texas Medical Center (TMC).
The successful applicant will work with ENMED faculty in the development of a blended engineering and medicine curriculum. He/she will work alongside the EnMed engineering, basic science, and clinical faculty in the development of medical cases; advise and mentor EnMed (MD/MEng) students in pursuit of their innovation portfolios; participate in all aspects of the EnMed department’s innovation activities (maker space, entrepreneurship); and will assist in teaching engineering and, to a lesser extent, medical courses.
Applicants should consult the department’s website to review our academic and research programs (https://enmed.tamu.edu/).
A Ph.D. in engineering with experience in medical innovation is necessary. In addition, experience in curriculum development, deployment, case-based instruction, team-based learning; knowledge of the Biodesign process and experience with commercialization are highly desirable. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
Interested applicants must apply through the Texas A&M University faculty job board hosted by Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/106428 and upload the following: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Curriculum Vitae, and 3) any other relevant information.
For further questions about this position, please contact Dr. John Criscione at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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About Texas A&M University School of Engineering Medicine
EnMed is a tripartite collaboration between Texas A&M’s College of Engineering, College of Medicine and the state’s top-ranked Houston Methodist Hospital established to transform healthcare through translational interdisciplinary research, the development of medical technologies, and the training and development of “Physicianeers.”