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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Informatics; or an M.D. degree with a fellowship or Masters in Biomedical Informatics; or a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field with research experience in biomedical informatics. To be considered at the Associate Professor/Professor level, candidates must have active funded research programs in their areas of expertise.

Preferred Qualifications

Research experience in clinical informatics and translational informatics. Strong record of interdisciplinary collaborative research with a demonstrated ability to contribute to and lead team science efforts.

Responsibilities & Requirements

Candidates are expected to maintain competitive extramurally funded research programs and to teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels.

Special Notes

This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.   Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.  To qualify for an appointment as Associate Professor or Professor, the candidate must meet the School of Medicine's criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure or the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences criteria on the following websites:

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Application Procedure

1. Complete the online Applicant Information Survey.  Do not submit this survey to the department with your application.  Any questions regarding the survey, please email

2. Submit a   State Employment Application, a curriculum vitae, statement of research, teaching philosophy, names/addresses of three or more professional references, and cover letter  by clicking the red Apply button on this page. The Reference number is F-9760-19-08-F, please check the box next to "BMI (Biomedical Informatics)".  Alternately, you may submit your application package to the departmental address.   

Electronic submission is highly preferred.


Tahsin Kurc, Ph.D.
Vice Chair
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Health Sciences Center, Level 3, Room 043
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8322

Campus Description

Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world renowned molecular biology institute. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

Official Job Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
REF#: F-9760-19-08-F
Campus: Health Sciences Center
Department: Biomedical Informatics
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Posting Start Date: 09/10/2019
Posting End Date: 03/10/2020

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 03/10/2020, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information,veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the university office of institutional diversity and equity at (631)632-6280.

Job Category:   Health Science and Medical Center Faculty
Posting Date:   09/10/2019