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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.