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Director, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology – Closing 05/30/2017
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology. The mission of the Beckman Institute, founded in 1989, is to foster interdisciplinary work of the highest quality, transcending many of the limitations inherent in traditional university organizations and structures. Dynamic, faculty-led research groups are located within the main research themes of the Institute, Intelligent Systems, Integrative Imaging, and Molecular and Electronic Nanostructures, and involve researchers from departments as diverse as linguistics and psychology to physics and electrical and computer engineering. Within the Institute, these researchers have founded and maintained interdisciplinary sponsored research centers such as the NIH Center for Macromolecular Modeling and Bioinformatics; the Center for Nutrition, Learning and Memory; and the Illinois Children’s Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Center.Learn More →