The Department of Physics and Materials Science at the University of Memphis is seeking qualified individuals for a tenure-track faculty position in Astronomy/Astrophysics at the assistant professor level, to begin in Fall 2018. We seek candidates in observational, computational, theoretical, or instrumental astrophysics, astronomy, cosmology, or astroparticle physics. Candidates must have a PhD in Physics, astronomy or a closely related discipline. The department offers BS, MS and PhD programs. The successful candidate for this position is expected to develop independent research programs, effectively teach undergraduate and graduate courses, mentor both graduate and undergraduate students, and provide services to the department and/or university. Applications must be submitted by December 15, 2017 for full consideration. Candidates should submit their application materials (cover letter, curriculum vitae including a list of publications, statement of research interests, statement of teaching/mentoring philosophy and experience, and contacts of three references) electronically through WORKforUM using the link https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/16949. For questions, please contact Prof. M. Laradji (firstname.lastname@example.org), Chair of the Search Committee. For further information about the department, visit http://www.memphis.edu/physics/. The University of Memphis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For more information, please visit http://www.memphis.edu/oie/.
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