Additionally, the Chan Chair will participate in the hiring of an associated junior tenure-track faculty member in the first year.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have credentials in research and teaching suitable for appointment as Professor. He or she will also have a record of securing external funding and of supporting and graduating Ph.D. students. Applicants should submit a single PDF document containing a
For more information, contact Dr. James Miller, Professor & Chair, Department of
Physics & Astronomy at the above email. The deadline for applications is December 15, 2018. Early applications are encouraged, as completed applications will be reviewed and interviews scheduled on a rolling basis.
UAH is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Institution. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
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About The University of Alabama in Huntsville
The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is one of three campuses in the University of Alabama System. Established in 1950, UAH has a current enrollment of 6,500 undergraduates and 2,000 graduate students in 84 degree programs. Research expenditures total $65M in 9 colleges and 15 research centers.
Huntsville, nestled in the Tennessee Valley, is a vibrant southern metropolis that is home to a robust economy and a high standard of living. Among the city’s largest employers are Redstone Arsenal; NASA Marshall Space Flight Center; The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology; and Cummings Research Park (CRP), the nation’s second largest research park. More than 285 high-tech and research companies and 25,000 employees are located in CRP, with UAH as the park’s anchor tenant. The city’s 400,000+ residents are also some of the country’s most educated with one of the highest per-capita incomes.
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