Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

963 6695
Position ID:HKUST-Physics-CMP [#6695, PHYS2509]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Faculty Position (PHYS2509)
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong [map]
Subject Areas: Nanoscience / Experimental Nanoscience
Condensed Matter Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Electronic Structure, Strongly Correlated Materials
Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Optics and Photonics, Experimental Physics, Experimental Condensed Matter, Optical Physics, Materials Science, Condensed Matter Experiment, Physics, optics, materials-related physics, Soft Matter, Condensed Matter Physics; Condensed Matter Theory; Computational Physics; X-ray Spectroscopy; Electronic Structure; Ultrafast Dynamics
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2018/01/01, updated 2017/08/11)
Position Description:    

The Department of Physics invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Ranks at Associate Professor or above will also be considered for candidates with exceptional record of research excellence and academic leadership. Applicants must possess a PhD degree in physics or related fields and have evidence of strong research productivity. We seek

experimentalists in the area of condensed matter physics. Preference will be given to candidates specialized in the field of low dimensional materials, materials with strong electronic correlations, as well as novel wavefunctional materials for manipulating light and sound. Experience in sample/material growth or fabrication is a plus.

Appointees are expected to assume teaching responsibilities for undergraduate and graduate courses, and to conduct vigorous research programs. Further information about the Department is available at

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including medical and dental benefits, annual leave and housing will be provided where applicable. Initial appointment will normally be on a three-year contract. A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of contract.

Application Procedure:

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, together with a cover letter, a list of publications, a brief statement of current interests, a plan for future research program, and three reference letters, via AcademicJobsOnline.Org at

Please quote reference number "PHYS2509" in your application materials.

Screening of applications will begin as soon as possible, and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Chairman of Search and Appointments Committee,
Department of Physics,
Room 4461, 4/F, Lifts 25/26
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology,
Clear Water Bay,
Kowloon, Hong Kong.

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