Faculty Position in Physics and Astrophysics

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Publish Date: 
Monday, November 2, 2020
Archive Date: 
Monday, December 28, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of California, Los Angeles
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
Office of the Chair
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475 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles
United States of America
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University of California, Los Angeles

Faculty Position in Physics and Astrophysics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) invites applications for a faculty position at the assistant, associate or full professor level, open to all areas of experimental physics and astrophysics instrumentation. The anticipated starting date is July 1, 2021.  The department is seeking outstanding candidates for a tenure-track position with the potential for exceptional research achievement and excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Outstanding candidates for a tenured appointment will have a commensurate record of exceptional research achievement and excellence in teaching at all levels. The appointee is expected to maintain a vigorous externally funded research program. Candidates must have a strong commitment to, and potential for exceptional achievement in, mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations, and for fostering a local climate that is welcoming to diversity. Candidates for a tenured position should additionally have a strong track record of such mentoring and commitment to a welcoming climate. Financial resources, earmarked specifically toward activities fostering a climate welcoming of diversity, will be made available. A Ph.D. or equivalent degree is required. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

For full consideration, applications should be received by December 18, 2020, at which time the review of applications will commence. However, applications will be accepted until the search is closed. 

Apply online via the UCLA Academic Recruit website:  https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF05913.

Please submit cover letter, curriculum vita, publication list, 3-5 letters of recommendation, statement of research accomplishments and description of future research plans, statement of teaching experience and interest, and statement of contributions and commitment to diversity.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy please cut and paste the following link into a browser: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 18, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
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