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Visiting Faculty
Boise State University

Date Posted May 13, 2019
Title Visiting Faculty
University Boise State University
Boise, ID, United States
Department Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Application Deadline Jun. 3, 2019
Position Start Date Aug. 12, 2019
  • Faculty Associate
    Adjunct/Clinical Professor
    Visiting Prof/Prof of Practice
    Assistant Professor
    Senior Lecturer
    Associate Professor
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Engineering Mechanics
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Engineering - Other

Visiting Faculty in Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering (MBE) at Boise State University invites applications for a part-time, non-tenure track Clinical or Visiting Faculty of any rank. The position will begin in August 2019 and ends May 2020. Women, minorities and under-represented groups are highly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must have a M.S. or Ph.D. in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, or a closely related field. Responsibilities of this part-time, non-benefit eligible position include teaching 3 credit hours per semester in undergraduate electives in biomechanics and biomaterials; holding regular office hours for students; and fulfilling basic service duties to the department. This faculty member will have the opportunity to interact with other BSU faculty as they build and develop a new Ph.D. program in Biomedical Engineering. All outstanding candidates will be considered, but preference will be given to those with previous experience teaching undergraduate biomedical courses and/or those with research expertise in biomedical engineering.

Boise State University is the largest university in Idaho, with enrollment of more than 22,000 students. Boise is Idaho’s capital city and largest metropolitan area, with a vibrant downtown and great outdoor recreation including skiing, rafting, camping, fishing, and biking. Forbes ranked Boise #2 in 2018 for best cities to raise a family, U.S. News & World Report ranked Boise in the top 10 for best places to live in 2016, and USA Today ranked Meridian (Boise suburb) as the #1 city to live in America in 2015.

The Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Department at Boise State is enjoying unprecedented growth in both its research activity and educational programs. New faculty members will find a dynamic intellectual environment where cross- disciplinary collaboration is frequent and encouraged. In addition to hosting a nationally acclaimed undergraduate program, Boise State is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University, and our faculty are successful in obtaining funding from a wide variety of sources including the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Energy. The MBE Department and College of Engineering offer multiple Master and PhD level degree programs.

Requirements: An earned M.S. or Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline is required at the time of appointment.

To Apply: Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching goals and contact information for at least two professional references. Please submit all application materials at

Full consideration will be given to applications received by June 3, 2019. Applications received after that date may be considered until the position is filled.

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Contact Information

  • MBE Department
    Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
    Boise State University
    1910 University Drive MS2085
    Boise, ID 83725
  • (208) 426-5653


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