The College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Physics, position #F99435. This tenure-track position requires a Ph.D. in physics, the ability to develop and teach physics courses with an emphasis in engineering physics, and a plan for an active research program on a modest budget in experimental or engineering physics with the meaningful involvement of undergraduates. The full vacancy announcement, including other expectations for the position, and application instructions are available at: https://careers.unco.edu/postings/3736. The Department of Physics and Astronomy is undergraduate-only, currently has six full time faculty members, and prides itself on teaching excellence and its active undergraduate research program. Screening of applications begins January 8th, 2021 and continues until the position is filled. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. The University of Northern Colorado is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, creed, religion, sexual preference or veteran status.
About University of Northern Colorado
The University of Northern Colorado Department of Physics and Astronomy is an undergraduate-only department that prides itself on its focus on teaching excellence and involving students in engaging and meaningful research. The Department graduates around 14-15 majors per year, putting it in the top 35 among bachelors-only physics departments in the United States. The department currently has 6 full time faculty and 2 adjuncts. The University of Northern Colorado is a Doctoral/Research University enrolling 13,000+ graduate and undergraduate students. The University, founded in 1889, is located in the City of Greeley, which has a growing population of 95,000. Greeley is an hour north of Denver and 30 miles east of the Rocky Mountains. Further information about UNC and Greeley is available at http://www.unco.edu. The University of Northern Colorado is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, creed, religion, sexual preference or veteran status.
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