Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 13206-Physics & Astronomy
Position Number 0080209
Position Details

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for two new faculty positions in experimental Condensed Matter, AMO, or Biophysics. These tenure-stream positions will be at the Assistant Professor level, starting on or after September 1, 2018, subject to budgetary approval.

We are seeking candidates with strong physics backgrounds who will complement current research strengths in experimental Condensed Matter, AMO, or Biophysics. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in quantum measurements, electronic properties of 2D materials, light wave electronics, ultrafast microscopy, cold atom physics, epigenetics, and cellular dynamics, but we will consider candidates with any area of specialization. In addition to research accomplishments and future promise, candidates must show potential for a high degree of effectiveness in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Application Process

To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by November 1, 2017. However, applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applicants can apply online at: https://facu! Candidates should submit a letter of application. CV, research statement, publication list, teaching statement and at least three letters of reference. For each reference, you will have the opportunity to input a personal email address or an email address generated through Interfolio’ s Online Application Delivery. In both cases, an email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading the letters to our system.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 08/25/2017
Open Until Filled No
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