College of Engineering Job Posting


The Biomedical Engineering Department at the University of Michigan, a joint department between the College of Engineering and the Medical School, is seeking to fill tenured and tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks in our College of Engineering track. While applicants from all areas of biomedical engineering will be considered, the following topics are of special interest:

  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Image-guided therapy
  • Molecular & functional imaging

Suitable candidates may enjoy partial appointments in other departments or Institutes within the University. Michigan Engineers are world-class educators, researchers, students, and staff who strive to build a people-first future. Our vision, mission and values are supported by a people-first engineering framework that guides our work. We strive to apply excellent engineering fundamentals, integrated expertise, and equity-centered values to reimagine what engineering can be, close critical gaps, and elevate all people. Information about our vision, mission and values can be found here.

The University of Michigan has a storied legacy of commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). Michigan Engineering models that commitment in our research, culture and collaborations. We seek to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of that commitment. Learn more about DEI at Michigan Engineering here.

Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in engineering or a physical science-related discipline and demonstrated excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. M.D./Ph.D. candidates are also encouraged to apply. To apply, please submit application materials, including cover letter, CV, and research, teaching and diversity statements to apply at the link below.  Applications will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis; applications received by January 15, 2024, will receive full consideration. The University of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and is responsive to the needs of dual career families.

2023-2024 Faculty Search Committee:

Alberto Figueroa, Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Surgery

Susan Brooks, Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Molecular & Integrative Physiology

James Weiland, Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Zhen Xu, Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Doug Noll, Professor, Biomedical Engineering & Radiology

Sriram Chandrasekaran, Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Zhongming Liu, Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering & EECS