University of Washington, Department of Physics

Position ID:UW-Physics-THEORYJR [#14824]
Position Title: Assistant Professor - Theoretical Physics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Seattle, Washington 98195, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline: finished (2019/09/25, finished 2020/01/30, listed until 2020/03/25)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

Outstanding candidates in all areas of theoretical physics are invited to apply for one or more full-time 9-month appointments at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level in the Department of Physics at the University of Washington. The anticipated start date is September 2020.

The Physics Department has a wide-ranging research program and seeks candidates who will enhance existing research directions and/or begin new directions. It aims to build a welcoming and supportive climate for all students and faculty. University of Washington faculty members engage in teaching, research and service. The successful applicant or applicants will be expected to participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching, to develop an innovative, vigorous, externally-funded research program, and to actively contribute to the running of the department.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or foreign equivalent degree in Physics, or a related field, by the date of appointment.

Applications should be submitted to and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of future research interests, a statement outlining teaching experience, interest and philosophy, and a statement describing their past and proposed efforts to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the field, together with three letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin on October 28, 2019. Please direct all inquiries to

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Contact: Assistant to the Chair
Postal Mail:
Box 351560
Department of Physics
University of Washington
Seattle WA 98195-1560
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