Assistant Professor – Physics (Tenure Track)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Ursinus College
Department Name: 
Physics & Astronomy
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics & Astronomy at Ursinus College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Astronomy or Astrophysics starting in Fall 2018. Please see the full length ad here:


Physics & Astronomy

Anticipated Start Date

August 2018

Requirements and Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in astronomy, astrophysics, or a closely related field.

Post-doctoral research experience is preferred.


Applications must be submitted to  Applicants should describe (1) their commitment to and philosophy of undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting, and (2) a research program that will involve undergraduate collaborators. A complete application includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research plans, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three confidential letters of recommendation.  Direct any questions to Search Committee, Department of Physics at [email protected].  Review of applications will begin November 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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