Assistant Professor

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Archive Date: 
Thursday, December 27, 2018
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Columbia University
Department Name: 
Physics Department
Street Line 1: 
538 West 120th Street
Street Line 2: 
704 Pupin Hall
City: 
New york
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal: 
10027
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Faculty Position
Experimental Gravitational Wave Astrophysics
Columbia University

The Department of Physics at Columbia University seeks to appoint an assistant professor in the area of experimental or observational gravitational wave astrophysics, or a related field starting on July 1, 2019. This is a broad search in which all areas of experimental gravitational-wave science, including instrumentation, observations, multimessenger and data analysis, will be considered. It is expected that the candidate will develop a vigorous independent research program, continuing the long Columbia record of forefront accomplishment in science. Applicants must possess a doctoral degree in Physics or a related field and have demonstrated the ability to do pioneering research as well as the promise of excellence in teaching and mentoring at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Candidates should submit with their application a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae (including a publication list), and brief statements of research plans and teaching philosophy. Candidates should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent on their behalf. Please visit our online application site for further information about this position and to submit your application.

Review of applications and scheduling of interviews will begin on December 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and is committed to a working and learning environment supportive of its faculty and staff in their pursuit of a productive and fulfilling professional and personal life.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Szabolcs Marka
Title: 
Walter O. LeCroy, Jr. Professor of Physics
Institution/Company: 
Columbia University
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
538 West 120th Street
Street Line 2: 
704 Pupin Hall
City: 
NEW YORK
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal Code: 
10027
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
212-854-8209
FAX: 
212-854-3379
Email: 
sm2375@columbia.edu