Tenure Track Faculty Position in Engineering Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Department Name: 
Department of Physical Sciences
Street Line 1: 
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physical Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach Campus invites applications for a Tenure-Track faculty position emphasizing space- or ground-based instrumentation and systems engineering in the areas of atmospheric, geospace, planetary or astronomical sciences. This 9-month tenure-track position will be at the rank of assistant professor.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in any related discipline and be available by August 15, 2019. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to develop a productive and vigorous externally-funded research program, as well as possess the enthusiasm and drive to teach and mentor both undergraduate and graduate students. 


The Physical Sciences Department, comprising approximately 35 faculty members, is home to one of the leading ABET-accredited undergraduate Engineering Physics programs in the US, as well as growing BS Space Physics, BS Astronomy & Astrophysics, MS Engineering Physics, and PhD Engineering Physics programs. The Department also delivers physics, astronomy and chemistry service courses to other majors.


Applications are currently under consideration.  Please submit applications online, including a cover letter, full CV, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, as well as the names, telephone numbers and email addresses of at least three professional references. Please submit all application materials at http://careers.erau.edu, requisition #190125.


Inquiries may be addressed to:

Terry D. Oswalt, Ph.D.

Chair, Dept. Physical Sciences



Pay Compensation
Compensation Notes: 
commensurate with experience
Included Benefits: 

Benefits of Employment at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University are available at https://careers.erau.edu/benefits/

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Dr. Terry Oswalt
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
United States of America
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