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Assistant Professor - Computer Technology / Medical Informatics Technology
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Date Posted Nov. 4, 2019
Title Assistant Professor - Computer Technology / Medical Informatics Technology
University New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ, United States
Department School of Applied Engineering and Technology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Informatics - All Categories

New Jersey Institute of Technology
Tenure-Track Faculty Position
Assistant Professor – Computer Technology / Medical Informatics Technology

The School of Applied Engineering and Technology (SAET) of the Newark College of Engineering at NJIT invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Computer Technology (CPT). By the time of appointment, the successful candidate must have earned a Ph.D. (or equivalent) degree, with a record of pertinent high-quality research in a related engineering field.

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate CPT and Medical Informatics Technology (MIT) courses, demonstrate potential to establish strong industrial collaborations, and participate in the development of aligned software and medical device hardware at NJIT. The candidate is also expected to engage in research, advise graduate students (MS and PhD), produce technical publications, and obtain grant funding consistent with having a joint appointment in an aligned engineering department. Candidates should also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Areas of research and academic interest of particular relevance include:

Data Analytics: Exploring research methodologies to capture and analyze large datasets to predict medication efficacies, software adoption, wearable health and medical tracking equipment.

Medical Informatics: Designing user interfaces for Electronic Medical Records and enhanced Human Computer Interface (HCI) design methodologies.

Geriatric Engineering: Research and Design Strategies to enhance independent living compensating for mechanical and cognitive impairments of aging.

NJIT is among the top 100 "National Universities" and top 100 "Best Graduate Engineering Schools" (per U.S. News & World Report). It offers a vibrant engineering community environment and exciting opportunities for research and education. Interdisciplinary centers and institutes across the campus ( provide access to comprehensive, state-of-the-art core facilities and facilitate collaborative research activities. Universities, research institutes and industrial facilitates at the vicinity of NJIT further increase collaboration opportunities and access to experimental equipment.

A cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, and names of at least three references should be included in the application package. Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Dr. Thomas Juliano, Chair, School of Applied Engineering and Technology,

As an EEO employer NJIT is committed to building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment and strongly encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women.

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