Tenure-track faculty position in astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2022
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Rochester
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
206 Bausch & Lomb Hall
City: 
Rochester
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal: 
14627-0171
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Rochester (UR) invites applications for a faculty position in observational or experimental astrophysics to begin July 2024. Applicants should have a Ph.D., an outstanding record of research, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and the graduate level. The position is intended for a junior tenure-track faculty member. We are particularly interested in candidates working in observational exoplanetary astrophysics. However, we encourage candidates in areas of planetary, stellar, Galactic, and high energy astrophysics to apply.

Each candidate should submit , using the link provided, (1) a letter of application; (2) a curriculum vitae including a list of publications; (3) descriptions of research and teaching plans; (4) a statement of commitment to advancing equity and fostering an inclusive and diverse community in academia, including past work and future goals; and (5) contact information for four letter of recommendation writers for support of their application.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled, beginning 1 December 2022. Competitive salary and full benefits will be offered to the successful candidate. 

The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to diversity, and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education. The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applicants from members of minority groups and women. All applications are considered without regard to race, sex, age, religion or national origin.

EOE / Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled

Included Benefits: 

A summary of benefits is accessible at the links below

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dan Watson, Search Committee Chair
Title: 
Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Institution/Company: 
University of Rochester
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
206 Bausch & Lomb Hall
City: 
Rochester
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal Code: 
14627-0171
Country: 
United States of America
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Prof. Dan Watson
Subject: 
TT faculty opportunity, University of Rochester