Tenure-Track Professor

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Archive Date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Clemson University
City: 
Clemson
State/Province: 
South Carolina
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Clemson University seeks candidates to fill a faculty position in astrophysics at the tenure-track Assistant Professor or higher level to begin August 15, 2017. Our department currently has strong research efforts in the areas of high-energy astrophysics, nucleosynthesis, stellar abundances, and star & planet formation. We are considering applications from all areas of astrophysics in observation, theory, or big data and seek someone that can complement and enhance the research activities of the department. The Department of Physics and Astronomy boasts a collegial, collaborative environment committed to broadening participation in Physics & Astronomy.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous externally funded research program and teach at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Required qualifications include a PhD in Physics, Astronomy, or closely related field. Interest in overseeing our planetarium and undergraduate astronomy labs as part of their teaching load is also welcome. The candidate should exhibit a record of substantive research and a commitment to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Applications should be sent as a single PDF document to cuphysicsjob@clemson.edu and include a curriculum vitae, publication list, statements of research interests and accomplishments, a research plan, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a minimum of three references. Applicant evaluations will begin on October 1, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Information about our research and educational programs can be found at http://physics.clemson.edu.  

Clemson University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group of individuals on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information.

Included Benefits: 

No benefits information has been provided by the employer.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
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Attention To: 
Amanda Ellenburg
Title: 
Institution/Company: 
CU Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
118 Kinard Lab
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City: 
Clemson
State/Province: 
South Carolina
Zip/Postal Code: 
29634
Country: 
United States
Phone: 
8646560343
FAX: 
Email: 
cuphysicsjob@clemson.edu
Inquiries About Job
Email: 
cuphysicsjob@clemson.edu