Faculty Position in Theoretical Soft Matter Physics at Emory University

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Posted
Sep 19, 2018
Closes
Nov 18, 2018
Field of specialization
Theoretical
Work Function
Research-Basic
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Physics at Emory University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level in Theoretical Physics, to begin in September 2019 or later.  We are particularly interested in applicants with research interests in soft matter, nonlinear and/or statistical physics, and who will benefit from and complement our Department’s strengths in these fields.  For a detailed description of ongoing departmental research, see http://www.physics.emory.edu/home/research/.

Applicants must have a PhD in physics or a closely related field, postdoctoral training, and a proven record of research accomplishments.  The successful candidate will be expected to establish an independent, internationally recognized and externally funded research program, and demonstrate excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.  He or she will have access to the state-of-the art research facilities maintained by the Department of Physics and other research support centers at Emory, as described at http://www.physics.emory.edu/home/facilities/.

To apply, submit a Curriculum Vitae, a research plan, a teaching statement, and a brief statement about your experience and vision regarding the teaching and mentorship of students of diverse backgrounds to http://apply.interfolio.com/53355 Applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded to the same site.  Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.  All applications received up to 30 days after review begins will be given full consideration.  Questions about the position can be sent to Prof. Connie Roth at cbroth@emory.edu.  Emory University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer in Atlanta, GA.  Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.