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Vanderbilt University is a private, internationally renowned research university located in vibrant Nashville, Tennessee. Its 10 distinct schools share a single cohesive campus that nurtures interdisciplinary activities. The School of Engineering currently comprises 90 tenured and tenure-track faculty, operates with an annual budget of over $100 million including $74 million of externally funded research.  It provides world-class instruction and mentoring for over 1,300 undergraduate and over 450 graduate students. The School of Engineering over the past decade has been on a strong upward trajectory in its national and international stature and prominence, and is entering a period of growth in terms of faculty and facilities. In the 2015 rankings of graduate engineering programs by U.S. News & World Report, the School ranks 3rd among programs with fewer than 100 faculty.

With a metro population of approximately 1.73 million people, Nashville has been named one of the 15 best U.S. cities for work and family by Fortune magazine and was ranked as the number one most popular U.S. city for corporate relocations by Expansion Management magazine. Forbes magazine rated Nashville as one of the 25 cities most likely to have the country's highest job growth over the coming five years and as the third most creative city behind Boston, Mass. and just ahead of Austin, Tex. Major industries include tourism, printing and publishing, manufacturing, music production, higher education, finance, insurance, automobile production and health care management. Vanderbilt University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

 

 

CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING

 

CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

 

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

 

 

Founded in 1873, Vanderbilt is a private, coeducational university with approximately 6,700 undergraduates and 5,200 graduate and professional students. Vanderbilt University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action employer.


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