Tenure Track Faculty Position in Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Washington State University
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
PO Box 642814
Street Line 3: 
99164
City: 
pullman
State/Province: 
wa
Zip/Postal: 
99164
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Washington State University, Pullman, WA invites applications for a permanent, full-time, tenure-track faculty position in astrophysics at the assistant or associate professor level beginning August 16, 2023. Candidates will be considered in all areas of astronomy, astrophysics, and gravitational physics, with a preference for fields that complement existing departmental strengths. The successful applicant will be expected to establish a vigorous externally funded research program, interact with other departmental faculty, and effectively teach a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students.

 

Candidates must have a PhD in physics, astrophysics, or a closely related field. Further information about position and the link to submit application materials is available at https://physics.wsu.edu/open-positions.

 

Our department has 18 tenured/tenure-track faculty, 5 career track faculty, and roughly 60 graduate students across three campuses. This position is located in Pullman, WA, a town of 35,000 in beautiful Eastern Washington. We are just across the WA-ID border from the University of Idaho. Together, the two universities contribute towards a rich intellectual culture. The rolling Palouse hills and nearby mountain ranges, rivers, canyons, and reservoirs provide ample opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Review of applications begins November 11, 2022. Complete applications received by this date are guaranteed full consideration, but review of applicants will continue until position is filled. Inquiries can be sent to [email protected] or 509-335-9532. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer.

Included Benefits: 

 Salary is competitive, commensurate with experience and qualifications, and accompanied by excellent fringe benefits. Please see http://hrs.wsu.edu/employees/benefits/. 

Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 11, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Guy Worthey
Title: 
Associate Professor
Institution/Company: 
Washington State University
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
PO Box 642814
City: 
pullman
State/Province: 
wa
Zip/Postal Code: 
99164
Phone: 
509-335-4994
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
R-7388
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Guy Worthey
Subject: 
Tenure Track Faculty Position in Astrophysics