Rice University, Physics & Astronomy

2080 19384
Position ID:Rice-Physics & Astronomy-FAC [#19384]
Position Title: Faculty Positions in Experimental Quantum Science and Technology
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Houston, Texas 77005, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Quantum Computation, Quantum Computing, quantum gravity, Quantum Hydrodynamics, Quantum Information Science, Quantum Optics, Quantum Optics and Quantum Science, Quantum Sensors, Quantum Transport, Quantum Transport in topological phases
Appl Deadline:2022/01/01 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2021/09/01, finished 2022/07/02, listed until 2022/01/01)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Rice University invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the broad area of experimental quantum science and technology.  This encompasses quantum information processing, quantum sensing, quantum communication, quantum opto-mechanics, and quantum simulation in photonic, atomic/ionic, quantum-material, and other solid-state platforms. We seek outstanding scientists whose research will complement and extend existing activities in these areas within the Department and across the University. In addition to developing an independent and vigorous research program, the successful applicants will be expected to teach, on average, one undergraduate or graduate course each semester, and contribute to the service missions of the Department and University. The Department anticipates making appointments at the assistant professor level. A Ph.D. in physics or related field is required.


Applications for this position must be submitted electronically at apply.interfolio.com/92734 .

Applicants will be required to submit the following: 

·      cover letter

·      curriculum vitae

·      statement of research

·      statement on teaching

·      statement on diversity, mentoring, and outreach

·      PDF copies of up to three publications

·      names, affiliations, and email addresses of three professional references

We will begin reviewing applications November 15, 2021. To receive full consideration, all application materials must be received by January 1, 2022. The expected appointment date is July, 2022.

Rice University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all genders and members of historically underrepresented groups who exemplify diverse cultural experiences.

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Web Page: apply.interfolio.com/92734