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Associate Professor Biomedical Engineering (Bioelectronic Devices)


From £48,114 to £64,605 p.a. plus additional benefits

Closing date

Sep 20, 2021 12:00PM


The Department of Engineering Science intends to appoint an Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering (Bioelectronics) from 4 January 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will work at the Department’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering (OX3 7DQ) and will be offered a Tutorial Fellowship at Keble College under arrangements described in the Job Description. The salary will be on a scale currently from £48,114 to £64,605 per annum plus additional benefits as indicated in the Job Description. The appointment will be initially for five years at which point, upon completion of a successful review, the post-holder will be eligible for reappointment to the retiring age. 


This appointment will add further strength to the Department’s research in biomedical electronics and its applications. Applications are sought from across a diverse set of disciplines within the bioelectronics field, with a particular interest in the areas of implantable and wearable bioelectronic devices and their applications in neurotechnology, therapeutic delivery and monitoring, and digital health. Applications from candidates with a strong experimental and translational background are particularly welcome.


The successful candidate will have a doctorate in electrical engineering, bioelectronics or a cognate discipline. Candidates should have a proven research track record witnessed by peer reviewed publications and collaborations and relevant teaching experience. They will be expected to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate courses in the Department of Engineering Science, which may include lectures, taught classes, practical laboratories, and the supervision of undergraduate design and project work; and tutorial teaching and pastoral care of students in College. They will be expected to contribute to the research in biomedical engineering, obtaining external funding to enable development of new and independent research. 


A job description, containing full details of the application procedure and duties, may be obtained below or by clicking ‘apply’. The job ref is: DF21KEB/152144. Please quote this in all correspondence. The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 20 September 2021 and interviews are expected to be held on Monday 15 November 2021. 


Queries about the post that are not answered in the job description should be addressed to Professor Constantin Coussios, Director of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at 


Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford. The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Constantin Coussios, Director of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering

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