Assistant or Associate Professor, Medical Image Analysis

Monday 22nd November 2021

Organization: New York University: NYU: Tandon School of Engineering: Computer Science & Engineering

Location: Brooklyn, New York

Title: NYU Medical Image Analysis Position

Description: The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track professor position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, to start September 2022.

This search is part of the Health Engineering cluster hire at NYU Tandon, a strategic effort to invest in Research and Technologies related to Health. More information about NYU’s broader Faculty Cluster Hiring Initiative, can be found here and here.

The focus of this search is in Medical Image Analysis. We seek candidates with excellent qualifications in mathematical, algorithmic and statistical concepts foundational to image analysis, including core areas of AI such as computer vision and machine learning.  Candidates should have a proven record in interdisciplinary collaborative research primarily related to medical or biomedical research. NYU offers unparalleled opportunities for research across boundaries through interdisciplinary collaborations with NYU’s top-ranked medical school, with centers and research programs in optical and radiological imaging, neuroscience, systems genetics, and with research departments including Radiology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Psychiatry, Rehabilitation Medicine, and Global Public Health. You will also have opportunities to initiate collaborations with Tandon’s Biomedical Engineering Department, possibly with a joint appointment, the Center for Biomedical Imaging (CBI) of the Department of Radiology, the Computer Science Department of the Courant Institute, and the NYU Center for Data Science.

Qualifications: You should have a Ph.D. degree in computer science or a closely related discipline. We seek individuals with evidence of excellent scholarship who have the potential or demonstrated ability to develop and lead a strong research program. You should demonstrate or show potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring.

Application Instructions:

Please submit the following materials electronically to

Cover letter Current CV Research and Teaching statements A statement of your experience with or knowledge of inclusion, diversity, equity, and belonging efforts and your plans for incorporating them into your teaching, research, mentoring, and service. Recent teaching evaluations (if available) Names and contact information for three references.  Referees will upload confidential letters of reference in the Interfolio system. We will review applications beginning in early December and will continue until we fill the position. We encourage you to submit early.