The Department of Medicine is looking for an Associate/Full Professor to join a dynamic, interdisciplinary faculty team operating at the convergence of materials science and information science.
Successful candidates are expected to work effectively in a novel team environment and integrate well into MDI’s innovative teaching and research program. Faculty are expected to:
Teach courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels
Mentor graduate students
Advise students at all levels and maintain an active research program
MDI offers a BS in materials science and engineering, MS and Ph.D. degrees in materials design, and innovation as well as an accelerated BS-Chemistry/MS-MDI degree in partnership with the Chemistry Department at UB.
Candidates for an Associate Professor or Full Professor position should have a strong record of scholarly accomplishments, teaching experience, and a sustained externally funded research program.
A collaboration between the School of Engineering & Applied Sciences and the College of Arts of Sciences at UB, MDI was established in 2015. It has established a pioneering educational and research program, training material scientists and engineers with fluency in the methods of data-driven materials discovery, design, and innovation that can help solve pressing societal problems in areas such as climate change, environmental sustainability, and public health. MDI is a department committed to the growth and promotion of a diverse and inclusive community of students and faculty; with the desire to share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential.
Outstanding Benefits Package
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University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
PhD, MD, or equivalent degree in a relevant field.
Proven success in conducting research as demonstrated by impactful publications, successful grant funding, and mentoring and career development training.