The Physics and Astronomy Department at the University of Hawai`i Hilo (UHH) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in any field of astronomy. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2013.
Applicants must have a PhD in astronomy, physics, or related field, experience teaching at the undergraduate level, and significant research experience in astronomy. Applicants should provide evidence of successful research and excellence in teaching especially large survey courses. Experience securing extramural grants, in outreach activities and working with a diverse student population are desirable. Duties include teaching undergraduate courses, establishing a research program that involves undergraduates, participating in community and University service, and helping develop an astronomy program that benefits from our unique proximity to the observatories on Mauna Kea and the scientific community in Hilo. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The Physics and Astronomy Department at UHH offers a B.S. in Astronomy and has access to the entire suite of observational facilities on the summit of Mauna Kea. UHH has close relations with `Imiloa Planetarium, headquarters of all Mauna Kea observatories, and the Institute for Astronomy. For more information about our Department: http://www.astro.uhh.hawaii.edu.
TO APPLY: Please submit a CV, letter of application, transcripts of doctoral studies, one-page teaching and research statements, and names and contact information of three professional references to: Dr. Kenneth Morris (email@example.com), Chair, Astronomy Search Committee. For more information, http://workatuh.hawaii.edu (#86373). Electronic submissions only.
INQUIRIES: Dr. Marianne Takamiya (firstname.lastname@example.org, ph: 808-933-3490).