Assistant Professor

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Archive Date: 
Saturday, September 21, 2019
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Florida International University
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
11200 SW 8th Street
Street Line 2: 
CP-204
City: 
Miami
State/Province: 
FL
Zip/Postal: 
33199
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Tenure Track Faculty Position, Assistant Professor, Astronomy/Astrophysics, Florida International University, Miami

The Department of Physics at Florida International University, Miami, Florida, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in any area of astronomy, astrophysics, or planetary science.  The position will commence in Fall 2020. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D., be able to secure research funding, teach, and mentor our diverse student population.

FIU is a member of the Southeastern Association for Research in Astronomy (SARA; http://saraobservatory.org/) with guaranteed access to 1-meter class telescopes at Kitt Peak National observatory, Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory, and the Roque de los Muchachos observatory in the Canary Islands. Department and University facilities include an on-campus observatory with a 24” telescope used for research, teaching, and outreach. Members of the Physics Department are affiliated with on-campus centers such as the STEM Transformation Institute (https://stem.fiu.edu/) and the Center for Women and Gender Studies (https://cwgs.fiu.edu/).

Interested candidates should apply to Job Opening ID 518411 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a single pdf file containing: a cover letter, C.V., research statement, teaching statement, and diversity statement (see the Diversity Statement Guidelines at https://advance.fiu.edu/our-programs/stride/resources/index.html), as well as a list of three references. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by September 3, 2019. Review will continue until position is filled. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Caroline Simpson at simpsonc@fiu.edu.

FIU is Carnegie-designated as both a research university with high research activity and a community-engaged university, and is a Hispanic Serving Institution.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and is an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer.

 

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Caroline Simpson
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
Florida International University
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
11200 SW 8th Street
Street Line 2: 
Cp-204
City: 
Miami
State/Province: 
FL
Zip/Postal Code: 
33199
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
305-348-2605
FAX: 
305-348-6700
Email: 
simpsonc@fiu.edu
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
518411
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Caroline Simpson
Subject: 
Astronomy/Faculty Position
Email: 
simpsonc@fiu.edu