Tenure-track Faculty Positions in Experimental and Theoretical Physics (HKUST)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 31, 2022
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
Room 4461, 4/F, Lifts 25-26
Street Line 2: 
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon
City: 
Hong Kong
State/Province: 
Hong Kong
Country: 
Hong Kong
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) invites applications for several tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. An applicant must possess a PhD degree in physics or related field and provide evidence of strong research productivity.  Appointment at Associate Professor level or above will also be considered for candidates with exceptional records of research excellence and academic leadership.

We seek experimental candidates in quantum matter and quantum information, including quantum and low-dimensional materials, materials with strong electronic correlations, cold atoms, quantum optics, and quantum enabled technologies. We also seek theoretical candidates in condensed matter theory, statistical physics, neural networks or data analytics. 

Appointees are expected to assume teaching responsibilities for undergraduate and graduate courses, and to conduct vigorous research programs. Further information about the Department is available at http://physics.ust.hk. Starting salary will be highly competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including medical and dental benefits, annual leave and housing benefits will be provided where applicable. The initial appointment prior to tenure will normally be on three-year contract terms. A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of a contract.

Applicants should submit their application via AcademicJobsOnline.Org at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16290. Screening of applications begins immediately, and will continue until the positions are filled.

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, April 30, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Chair of Search and Appointments Committee
Institution/Company: 
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
Room 4461, 4/F, Lifts 25-26
Street Line 2: 
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon
City: 
Hong Kong
Country: 
Hong Kong
Phone: 
+852 2358 7500
FAX: 
+852 2358 1652
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
PHYS2509
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Department of Physics
Subject: 
Tenure-track faculty position