Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Department of Physics


The Department of Physics at Emory University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin September 2013. We welcome both experimental and theoretical applicants. The position is part of a major expansion in the broad areas of Materials Physics and Biophysics. We are seeking applicants that will augment and extend our existing research strengths in nanoscience, soft condensed matter, non-equilibrium physics, and biophysics. The Department seeks to expand into new bridging research areas such as optoelectronics, nanoelectronics, advanced optical techniques, and biological materials. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field, and a proven record of research accomplishment. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an independent, internationally recognized and externally funded research program, and demonstrate excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. To apply, submit a curriculum vitae, research plan, and teaching statement to search2012@physics.emory.edu. Applicants should arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address. Reviews of applications will begin November 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.

For more information about the department, visit http://www.physics.emory.edu.

Emory University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.