Assistant Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics or Biophysics (Tenure-Track)
University of North Florida
October 11, 2018
Faculty 4-Year College/University
Physics: Biophysics, Physics: Condensed Matter
The Department of Physics at the University of North Florida is now accepting applications for a Tenure-Track Faculty Position at the Assistant Professor level in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics or Experimental Biophysics, to start in August 2019. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field and a desire for developing and maintaining a robust research program with undergraduate students. Postdoctoral research experience is preferred. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses throughout the physics curriculum and conduct externally fundable research involving undergraduate students, as well as be committed to working with diverse student and community populations. Start-up funds are available. Not including this position, the department's tenure-track faculty consists of five condensed matter experimentalists, two condensed matter theorists, and three astrophysicists.
Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org(position #322900) and submit the following documents: (1) a letter of interest, (2) CV, (3) names and contact information of three professional references, and (4) statements of teaching philosophy (1-2 pages with documents to demonstrate teaching effectiveness) and (5) research interests (2-3 pages) (uploaded as OTHER DOC) The University is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Applicants are requested to describe in their application how they will further this goal. For additional information, please look at the UNF Physics Department Website (https://www.unf.edu/coas/physics/) or contact Dr. J.T. Haraldsen at PhysicsSearch1@unf.edu.Application review will begin on December 14, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. UNF is an EO/EA/AA Institution and committed to diversity in the workforce. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in physics or a closely related field. Postdoctoral research experience is highly desirable.
Internal Number: 322900
About University of North Florida
The University of North Florida is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University's collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF's mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens. The university is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching and/or service. The physics department's tenure-track faculty consists of five condensed matter experimentalists, two condensed matter theorists, and three astrophysicists.
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