Faculty Job Opportunities

Biomedical Engineering

Faculty Position
Columbia Engineering is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University in the City of New York City. A secondary appointment in the Department of Mechanical Engineering is possible. Applications at the assistant professor level are preferred, but in exceptional cases associate professor and full professor level will be considered.

Applications are sought in the broad areas of biomechanics. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent in Biomedical Engineering field by the starting date of the appointment and in-depth postdoctoral experience is preferred but not required. Applicants for this position at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professors without tenure must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants for this position at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have a demonstrated record of outstanding research accomplishments, excellent teaching credentials and established leadership in the field.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the advancement of their field and the department by developing an original and leading externally funded research program, and contribute to the undergraduate and graduate educational mission of the Department. Columbia fosters multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations with academic departments and units across Columbia University, especially with Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) such as the Department of Orthopedic Surgery. The ideal candidate will develop new ties between cross campus, leveraging nearby Columbia medical schools and academic programs in the Arts and Sciences as well as within the Department of Biomedical Engineering, building upon existing strengths in bio-imaging, cellular engineering, and biomechanics.

Applicants with a research focuses on low Reynolds number flows in the field of fluid biomechanics are of particular interest as well as other areas from the molecular to cellular, and tissue level biomechanics using either experimental or modeling approaches including reactive fluid mechanics cardiovascular flow, or fluid solid interactions. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
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Chemical Engineering

Faculty Position
Columbia Engineering is pleased to invite applications for a faculty position in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Columbia University in the City of New York. Applications at the Associate Professor, and in exceptional cases, at the Assistant Professor and Full Professor levels, will be considered. Applicants concerned with chemical engineering approaches to biological problems is of particular interest. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants for the positions at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professors without tenure must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants for the positions at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have demonstrated outstanding research ability, excellent teaching credentials and established leadership ability. Depending on the research focus of the candidate, a joint appointment with a Department in the Columbia University Medical Center may be possible.

Successful candidates are expected to contribute to the advancement of both their field and the department through an original and leading externally funded research program that contributes to the undergraduate and graduate educational missions of the Department. Columbia fosters multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations with academic departments and units across the university. The Department places high value on qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
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Civil Engineering

Open Rank Faculty Position
The Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position. A secondary appointment in the Department of Mechanical Engineering is possible. Appointments at the assistant professor, associate professor and full professor levels will be considered.

Applications are specifically sought in the general field of Fluid Mechanics. Representative areas of emphasis include among others: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Experimental Methods, Wind Engineering, Air Pollutant Dispersion, Engergy Related Applications (wind turbines), Turbulence, Building Physics (airflow and natural ventilation).

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professor without tenure levels must have the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have a demonstrated record of outstanding research accomplishments, excellent teaching credentials and established leadership in the field.

The successful candidate should contribute to the advancement of the department in these areas by developing an externally funded research program, contributing to the undergraduate and graduate educational mission of the Department and is expected to establish multidisciplinary research and educational collaborations with academic departments and units across Columbia University. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.  
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Computer Science

Faculty Positions
Columbia Engineering invites applications for faculty positions in the Department of Computer Science at Columbia University in the City of New York. Applications at the assistant professor, and in exceptional cases, at the associate professor and full professor levels, will be considered.

Applications are sought in all areas of computer science, with particular emphasis on, but not limited to, the following areas: Artificial Intelligence (all areas) and Programming languages.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants for this position at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professor without tenure levels must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants for this position at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have a demonstrated record of outstanding research accomplishments, excellent teaching credentials and established leadership in the field.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the advancement of their field and the department by developing an original and leading externally funded research program, and by contributing to the undergraduate and graduate educational mission of the Department. Columbia fosters multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations with academic departments and units across Columbia University. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
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Electrical Engineering

Open Rank Faculty Position in the Department of Electrical Engineering
Columbia Engineering is pleased to invite applications for faculty positions in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Columbia University in the City of New York City.  Applications at the assistant professor, and in exceptional cases, at the associate professor and full professor levels, will be considered. 

Applications are specifically sought in any of the areas that fall under the umbrella of electrical engineering, with particular emphasis on, but not limited to information theory and signal processing with novel applications in data science. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants for this position at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professors without tenure must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively. Applicants for this position at the tenured level (Associate or Full Professor) must have a demonstrated record of outstanding research accomplishments, excellent teaching credentials and established leadership in the field.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the advancement of their field and the department by developing an original and leading externally funded research program, and to contribute to the undergraduate and graduate educational mission of the Department.   Columbia fosters multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations with academic departments and units across Columbia University. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
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Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

Faculty Positions
Columbia Engineering invites applications for multiple faculty positions in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. Applications are sought from candidates with research interests in all areas of operations research and related disciplines. All ranks will be considered. Candidates with research interests in Applied Probability, Data/Business Analytics, and Financial Engineering are especially encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates are expected to build a strong methodological research record and to contribute to the department’s educational programs. Columbia encourages multi-disciplinary research and collaborations across academic units on the campus. The Department is particularly interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the university community.

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Professor of Professional Practice
The Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) at Columbia Engineering invites applications for a Professor of Professional Practice in Financial Engineering starting in the 2017-2018 academic year. Professor of Professional Practice are full-time non-tenure-track faculty members who have substantial professional expertise.

The IEOR Department is looking for thought leaders with demonstrated scholarship and distinguished professional experience. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in Operations Research, Financial Mathematics, or related disciplines. A successful candidate would help co-lead the educational mission of the Department in the field of Financial Engineering, broadly defined. This mission includes developing curriculum and courses relevant to the financial services industry, executive programs for practitioners, developing industry contacts for sponsored projects and project-based courses, and overseeing all aspects of the MS in Financial Engineering program, including admissions and student advising.  The teaching and executive programs are expected to leverage blended and online learning environments. We expect the successful candidate to take a leadership role in the Center for Financial Engineering in the IEOR Department, and the Center for Financial and Business Analytics in the Data Science Institute by organizing seminars and conferences, and recruiting industry affiliates.
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