Pei-Ling Chan Chair of Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Department Name: 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
301 Sparkman Dr
Street Line 2: 
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics & Astronomy at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) seeks an innovative research leader to either complement and expand our current expertise in astrophysics, optics and photonics, and nonlinear materials, or broaden our research portfolio into biophysics, biophotonics, atmospheric physics, or related fields.  

This endowed position offers an exciting opportunity for joint research, educational projects, and collaborations within the department, college, university, and the local high-tech community. Opportunities for research collaborations exist in UAH’s Research Centers, the neighboring NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, the HudsonAlpha Institute of Biotechnology, Redstone Arsenal, and several other non-profit, government, and industrial partners located in Cummings Research Park, the Huntsville/Madison/Decatur area, and the region.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have credentials in research and teaching suitable for appointment as tenured Professor. He or she will also have a record of securing external funding and of supporting and graduating Ph.D. students. Applicants should submit a single PDF document containing a

1. CV,

2. Description of research and teaching experience,

3. Contact information for three references, and a

4. Brief plan for research to be undertaken at UAH

to [email protected].

For more information, contact Dr. James Miller, Professor & Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy at the above email. The deadline for applications is January 15, 2022. Early applications are encouraged, as completed applications will be reviewed and interviews scheduled on a rolling basis.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer of minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.

UAH mandates that all employees maintain compliance with current federal regulations.

Please refer to log #22/23-567

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, January 15, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
James A Miller
Professor & Chair
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
Log # 22/23-567
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
James A Miller
Chan Chair