Assistant Professor Position in Fundamental Theory of Gravity, Cosmology, or High Energy Physics - JRID45959

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
October 31, 2013
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
December 15, 2013
Job Details
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution/Company Name: 
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Louise Dolan
Chair, Search Committee
UNC Physics and Astronomy
Street Address Line 1: 
CB# 3255, 269 Phillips Hall
Chapel Hill
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Contact Information For Inquiries About Job
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Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for an assistant professor position in the fundamental theory of gravity, cosmology, or high energy physics. Candidates should have demonstrated an excellent record of achievements, have broad interests and thorough training in either cosmology, gravitational, or high energy theory, including string theory, and have a commitment to high quality research and teaching. The Department intends to fill several positions in theoretical physics in the next few years. These new colleagues will complement our existing strengths in theoretical physics and be expected to play a major role in subsequent recruitment. PhD in Theoretical Physics or Astronomy is required as well as a strong track record of research and publications in your area of expertise.  The appointment is a regular tenure-track position. Interested applicants should submit a completed application at, along with a vita including a publications list, statements of research, and teaching interests and plans.  You will also need to provide four (4) references when applying to this position. To ensure timely consideration, please submit your application by December 15, 2013. Review of applicants will begin in December and continue until the position is filled.  Address any inquires to We particularly encourage applications from members of under-represented groups.

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919) 966-3576 or send an email to Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer.

Included Benefits: 

No benefits information has been provided by the employer.