Tenure-track faculty position in astronomy or gravitational physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Archive Date: 
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Montclair State University
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
1 Normal Ave
City: 
Montclair
State/Province: 
NJ
Zip/Postal: 
07043
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Physics. (Applications for exceptional applicants at the Associate Professor or Professor level will also be considered.) Priority will be given to a physicist or astronomer with expertise in data analysis, observation, or computing. We are especially interested in candidates with expertise in gravitational-wave physics (data analysis preferred), multi-messenger astronomy, exoplanets, solar system astronomy, neutrino astrophysics, radio astronomy, optical/IR astronomy, and x-ray/gamma-ray astronomy. Highly qualified applicants in other areas of physics and astronomy may be considered.

Montclair State University is New Jersey’s second-largest university, with over 20,000 students. It is a Research Doctoral University under the Carnegie Classification. The University has a very diverse student body and has met the criteria to be a Federally-designated Hispanic-Serving Institution. It is located 15 miles west of New York City in the town of Montclair. Additional information can be found on our department website.

A Ph.D. in Physics or Astronomy is required; one or more years of postdoctoral experience is preferred. We are especially interested in candidates who can support and further develop the astronomy or computational-physics/data science component of our curriculum. Applicants of all genders, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, and nationalities are welcome in our department.

A full search advertisement with more details and application instructions can be found at AcademicJobsOnline, position #12051. Applications should be submitted before November 12, 2018. Contact Marc Favata with any questions or requests for information at physics-search@montclair.edu.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, November 12, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, March 1, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Marc Favata
Title: 
Associate Professor of Physics
Institution/Company: 
Montclair State University
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
1 Normal Ave
City: 
Montclair
State/Province: 
NJ
Zip/Postal Code: 
07043
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
physics-search@montclair.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Marc Favata
Subject: 
faculty position
Email: 
physics-search@montclair.edu