Bioengineering Faculty Position

The California Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track professorial position in the Division of Biology and Biological Engineering. Bioengineering research at Caltech focuses on the application of engineering principles to the design, analysis, construction, observation, and manipulation of biological systems, and on the discovery and application of new engineering principles inspired by the properties of biological systems.

Applications are invited in any area of bioengineering research. This search will focus on candidates whose research program has a primary forward engineering focus. Candidates with strong commitments to research and teaching excellence are encouraged to apply. Initial appointments will be made at the assistant professor level for four years and are contingent upon completion of the Ph.D. degree.

The Bioengineering Option includes faculty from the Divisions of Biology and Biological Engineering, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Engineering and Applied Science, and Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy.

Please submit online application at and include a brief cover letter; curriculum vitae; relevant publications, a description of proposed research; and a statement of teaching interests. Instructions will be given for submission of letters of reference when you apply on-line.

Position will remain open until filled, however, applications completed by December 15, 2016 will be assured of receiving full consideration.

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