Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
United States Naval Academy
Department Name: 
Physics Department
Street Line 1: 
572C Holloway Road
Street Line 2: 
Stop 9C
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for at least one tenure-track faculty position in physics starting as early as Summer 2023. Applicants of all academic ranks will be considered but by policy will be hired at the rank of Assistant Professor.  Candidates with research specialties in theoretical physics or astrophysics are a higher priority in this year’s search, nevertheless we encourage all interested candidates to apply. Successful candidates will demonstrate the potential for teaching a variety of physics courses including required courses for physics majors at the upper level.  We are committed to hiring faculty who embrace the diverse nature of our student body, comprising exceptional women and men from every congressional district in the United States.

Areas of research in our department include acoustics, astrophysics, computational physics, nuclear physics, optics, and condensed matter.  

Minimum Qualifications:
- A Ph.D. in physics, astronomy or a related discipline is required.  (anticipated completion of Ph.D. no later than June 2023 is acceptable).

How to Apply:

Review of applications will begin on October 15 and will continue until the position is filled.Visit https://www.usna.edu/HRO/jobinfo/Tenure-track-Physics-AY23.php for more information, including how to apply.

The U. S. Naval Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Included Benefits: 

Faculty at the US Naval Academy are US federal employees with the full range of healthcare, retirement and family benefits. 

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Christopher Morgan
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Professor Christopher Morgan