Posting 514-03 - Medical Technology
Professor and head of Medical Technology for healthcare
Description of subject field: The area of medical technology is
focused on the use of information technology with appropriate sensor
and systems technology for applications within health care, with focus
on persons with diseases and/or disabilities. The applications can
(consist of) include improved rehabilitation, habilitation, earlier
dismissal from hospitals, better supervision (surveillance) of
patients outside of hospitals, ability to detect and warn about
possible medical problems.
Qualification requirements: A person who has given attested evidence
of possessing both scientific and educational skills is qualified for
a post as professor.
Assignment: As professor you are assumed to start your own research
department and research programme within the area. You are expected to
cooperate with existing research groups primarily at the department of
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering and the department of
Health Sciences. Part of the assignment consist of teaching and
development of undergraduate education (courses).
Methods of assessment: A person who has given attested evidence of
possessing both scientific and educational skills is qualified for a
post as professor. The ability to lead and develop the
research/activity will be appreciated. An experience in supervising
graduate students is qualifying for this position, as well as
knowledge of planning and implementing academic undergraduate
education. We would further on like the professor to have experience
of leading and organizing a research department/division and being the
entrepreneur that will develop the research/activity both subject and
size of the group. An ability to cooperate across traditional
disciplines is aimed at.
Information on position: Please contact Head of Department Jerker Delsing on
phone: +46 (0)706 26 19 31, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information on application evalution procedure: Please contact Britt
Zachrison on phone +46 (0)920 49 16 13 or e-mail email@example.com.
Further information on the hiring procedure of teachers is available
Union representatives for SACO, TCO, and SEKO can be reach through the
phone switch board +46 (0)920 49 10 00.
The application, marked with the reference number 514-03, should be addressed
to: Luleå University of Technology, Registrator, SE-971 87
The application should include attachment of scientific work that the
applicant would like to be taken into consideration in first hand as
support for the application. The pedagogical qualifications should be
documented according to the guide line for pedagogical skill available
at: (eng) http://www.luth.se/new/vacancy/pedskill.pdf
The application should be in three (3) separate copies.
Reference number: 514-03
Last application day: 2004-02-15