Job Opportunities

Current openings:

BME Assistant Professor

Candidates working in all areas of biomedical engineering will be considered, particularly those areas that build on or complement existing strengths within the department and across campus. Special consideration will be given for candidates working in molecular imaging, biomedical informatics, DNA-editing and BioMEMs. In addition, areas of nano/micro-technologies that build collaborations with the Nanoscience Institute for Medical and Engineering Technology (NIMET) are encouraged to apply.


Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or related field. Applicants must have an outstanding record of research accomplishments, a strong interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching in biomedical engineering and a commitment to professional service. The successful candidate will be expected to teach biomedical engineering undergraduate and graduate courses, maintain a strong sponsored research program, supervise graduate students, collaborate with other faculty in and outside the department, and be involved in service to the university and the profession.


All candidates must apply through the University of Florida’s Employment website: please see the posting on Gatorjobs located here: UF GatorJobs. Applications will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis; however, to receive full consideration, complete applications must be received by October 24th, 2016. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the Search Committee.

An application should consist of the following documents uploaded to the UF GatorJobs website:

1. Cover letter (summary and introduction)
2. Curriculum vitae
3. CV Highlights (please fill out the following pdf template: click here), [upload as 'Work Sample']
4. Other [combine statements below into one document and upload as 'Other Document']

  • Personal statement (your personal motivation for being in BME and broader professional goals),
  • Statement of research experience and future goals,
  • Statement of teaching goals,
  • Statement describing synergy with potential UF collaborators.

5. Names and email addresses of three or more references


UF and Gainesville Resources:

About BME

Why UF? Why Gainesville?

Guide to Greater Gainesville

BME Faculty Search Committee Chair: Dr. Lin Yang