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Requisition # 73484

Position Basics

Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, October 15th, 2018
College:College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Department:Physics & Astronomy



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The Department of Physics and Astronomy (http://www.physics.uiowa.edu) at the University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor to begin August 21, 2019. The position is for an experimentalist specializing in ultrafast optical spectroscopy of condensed matter materials. Duties of the position will consist of teaching courses at all levels and establishment of an active research program. A successful candidate may also show interest in the newly launched Center for Research, Exploration, and Advanced Technology in Engineering and Sciences (Iowa-CREATES), a newly formed Materials Analysis, Testing, and Fabrication User Facility (MatFAB) (https://research.uiowa.edu/impact/news/ui-gears-new-improved-research-center-engineering-and-physical-sciences), and the Molecular Beam Epitaxy User Facility. 


Education Requirement:

Required qualification includes a Ph.D. in Physics, Optics, or related field is required by August 21, 2019.

Required Qualifications:

A strong commitment to effective teaching and mentoring students, potential to develop an internationally recognized research program, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to working towards a welcoming and inclusive environment.

Desirable Qualifications:

A Ph.D. in Physics, Optics, or related field and a proven record of research and funding support are desirable.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Name and Contact Information of References
Letter of Interest
Supporting Attachments
Name and Contact Information of References
Statement of Research Interests
Statement of Teaching Interests
List of Publications
 Number of References:  3

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Contact Information

Contact:Alaina R Hanson - alaina-hanson@uiowa.edu
Clas-Clas Administration
Schaeffer Hall
20 East Washington Street
210 SH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-3015
Department URL: https://physics.uiowa.edu/

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