Marquette University-Founding Chair

Founding Chair
Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering
Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin

Marquette University (MU) and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) have created a Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering and now invite applications and nominations for the position of Founding Chairperson. The new department offers an exciting and unique opportunity for the founding chair to forge the engineering research and education expertise of MU with the medical research, technology and clinical expertise of MCW to create an inclusive research and education model that promotes discovery and innovation and trains the next generation of engineers, scientists and physicians.

MU and MCW seek an outstanding, dynamic leader with a distinguished scholarly record in research and education, an externally funded research program and national visibility in biomedical engineering consistent with appointment to the rank of Professor. Applicants with experience leading an academic unit in a university or medical center or an industrial unit, a record of advancing innovation and institutional-wide collaboration, appreciation of and commitment to diversity, inclusion and shared governance and the ability to enhance student learning for the 21st century are encouraged to apply. More information and a full position description can be found at: http://mcw.marquette.edu/biomedical-engineering/.

Applications should be sent in confidence to the search advisory committee via Marquette-MCW-BMEChair@wittkieffer.com. Applications should include a CV and cover letter describing professional background, qualifications and strategic vision for the department. The position will remain open until filled, but candidate materials should be received as soon as possible for the committee’s consideration. The recruitment will be conducted in confidence until finalists are invited to visit the campuses at which time professional references will be requested and contacted.

Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employers of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourage applications from these and other protected group members.

Marquette University-Founding Chair

Founding Chair
Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering
Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin

Marquette University (MU) and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) have created a Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering and now invite applications and nominations for the position of Founding Chairperson. The new department offers an exciting and unique opportunity for the founding chair to forge the engineering research and education expertise of MU with the medical research, technology and clinical expertise of MCW to create an inclusive research and education model that promotes discovery and innovation and trains the next generation of engineers, scientists and physicians.

MU and MCW seek an outstanding, dynamic leader with a distinguished scholarly record in research and education, an externally funded research program and national visibility in biomedical engineering consistent with appointment to the rank of Professor. Applicants with experience leading an academic unit in a university or medical center or an industrial unit, a record of advancing innovation and institutional-wide collaboration, appreciation of and commitment to diversity, inclusion and shared governance and the ability to enhance student learning for the 21st century are encouraged to apply. More information and a full position description can be found at: http://mcw.marquette.edu/biomedical-engineering/.

Applications should be sent in confidence to the search advisory committee via Marquette-MCW-BMEChair@wittkieffer.com. Applications should include a CV and cover letter describing professional background, qualifications and strategic vision for the department. The position will remain open until filled, but candidate materials should be received as soon as possible for the committee’s consideration. The recruitment will be conducted in confidence until finalists are invited to visit the campuses at which time professional references will be requested and contacted.

Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employers of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourage applications from these and other protected group members.