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  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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