Faculty Openings

Faculty Positions

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery

The Feinberg School of Medicine’s Division of Vascular Surgery, the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University, and the Center for Advanced Regenerative Engineering seek a full-time tenure track Investigator at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a well-funded research program in regenerative or tissue engineering with significant emphasis on convergence research and translational activities to positively impact patient care in cardiovascular health.  Candidates with experience in two or more of the following areas will be given priority: 1) stem cell and developmental biology (including induced pluripotent stem cell technology), 2) synthesis, characterization and applications of biomaterials for tissue regeneration, 3) tissue or organ engineering, and 4) implantable medical devices and animal models for their evaluation. The candidate must be committed to contributing to the high quality education of a diverse student body at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in fields related to regenerative engineering and must currently possess independent funding. Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply, interested applicants should upload their information to and send a letter of interest, research statement, teaching statement and accompanying CV to or by postal mail to:

Guillermo Ameer, Sc.D.
Director, Center for Advanced Regenerative Engineering
Northwestern University
McCormick School of Engineering/Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2145 Sheridan Rd. E310
Evanston, IL, 60208

Mark K. Eskandari, MD
Chief, Divison of Vascular Surgery
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
676 N. St. Clair St., Ste 650
Chicago, IL, 60611

Start date is negotiable; please submit your materials and apply before October 31, 2019.

Northwestern University is an equal opportunity employer.