Assistant / Associate Professor - Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Washington State University
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
PO Box 642814
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Washington State University, Pullman, WA invites applications for a permanent, full-time, tenure-track faculty position in astrophysics at the assistant or associate professor level beginning August 16, 2020.  Candidates working in all areas of astronomy, astrophysics, and gravitational physics will be considered.  The Department is especially interested in candidates whose research complements the work of existing faculty, for example on galaxy evolution, gravitational waves, or relativity.  The successful applicant will be expected to establish a vigorous externally funded research program and to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Additional information about the Department can be found at Candidates must have a PhD in physics/astronomy or a closely related field. Further information about the required and preferred qualifications, and the application process may be seen at

Applicants should apply online at Review of applications begins October 16, 2019. Complete applications received by this date are guaranteed full consideration, but review of applicants will continue until position is filled. Inquiries can be sent to or 509-335-9532. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer.

Pay Compensation
Compensation Notes: 
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
Included Benefits: 

Competitive benefits available, more details at

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Assistant/Associate Professor - Astrophysics