Florida International University, Physics

Position ID:Florida International University-Physics-DMPI [#14783, 514305]
Position Title: Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Miami, Florida 33199, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / Nuclear Physics
Appl Deadline:2019/10/31help popup (posted 2019/09/24, listed until 2020/03/24)
Position Description:    

Florida International University invites applicants for a senior faculty position in the Department of Physics (Associate Professor or Professor) as part of FIU’s Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty with a history and commitment to the mentorship of students from underrepresented and underserved populations, particularly women and Hispanic-American and African-American students.

We will consider applications in all areas of Physics, including: astrophysics, atomic and molecular physics, biophysics, nanotechnology, nuclear and particle physics, medical physics, plasma physics and quantum optics. Candidates that also can contribute to the growth of these research centers and institute are encouraged to apply: Biomolecular Sciences Institute, Center for Imaging Science, Stocker Astroscience Center.

The successful candidate will be expected to have an outstanding and on-going record of scholarly publications, research support, and teaching; a proven record of mentorship of women and underrepresented minority students; and to participate in campus-wide and departmental programs that promote the goals of FIU’s NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant (advance.fiu.edu), its Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Plan, and programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for our diverse student body. Faculty appointment will be made at a tenured professorial rank commensurate with current academic standing and achievement. FIU offers competitive salaries, research set-up funds, and recruitment allowances.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/, Job Opening ID 514305. Please attach as separate documents: 1) a cover letter that specifies your likely tenure department and includes a list of five referees that can be contacted for letters; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of research interests; 4) statement of teaching interests; and 5) statement of contribution to/evidence of diversity mentoring (guidelines available at: go.fiu.edu/diversitystatement). Send nominations or questions to: Dr. Walter Van Hamme, (vanhamme@fiu.edu). Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.


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Contact: Elizabeth Bergano-Smith, 3053487358, 3053486700 (fax)
Email: email
Postal Mail:
11200 SW 8th ST CP 204
Miami, FL 33199
Web Page: https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/

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