Tenure Track Faculty Positions in Astronomy/Astrophysics and Biophysics/Soft Matter Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The University of Memphis
Department Name: 
Physics and Materials Science
Street Line 1: 
207 Manning Hall
City: 
Memphis
State/Province: 
TN
Zip/Postal: 
38152
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

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 (mlaradji@memphis.edu), 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/.

Pay Compensation
Compensation Notes: 
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 15, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, January 15, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Mohamed Laradji
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
The University of Memphis
Department Name: 
Physics and Materials Science
Street Line 1: 
207 Manning Hall
City: 
Memphis
State/Province: 
TN
Zip/Postal Code: 
38152
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
901-834-2787
FAX: 
901-678-4733
Email: 
mlaradji@gmal.com
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
University of Memphis
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Mohamed Laradji
Email: 
mlaradji@memphis.edu