University of Houston, University of Houston, Physics Department

Position ID:University of Houston-University of Houston, Physics Department-FAC [#23397, FAC002581]
Position Title: Experimental Condensed Matter/Materials Physics Faculty Position
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Houston, Texas 77204-5005, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: experimental particle physics or experimental astrophysics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/21, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2022/12/01)
Position Description:   URMs  

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FACULTY POSITION Experimental Condensed Matter/Materials Physics Department of Physics University of Houston

The Department of Physics at the University of Houston seeks to fill a faculty position in experimental condensed matter/materials physics. The rank of the position is open and will be determined by the experience and credentials of the successful candidate. Exceptional candidates from all areas of experimental condensed matter/materials physics are encouraged to apply, but those researching materials and devices that make use of subtle and complex facets of quantum mechanics are of particular interest. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent research program in experimental physics that will be synergistic with our renowned programs in superconductivity and materials physics. Candidates must have a strong record of scholarship and be able to establish and sustain a robust, externally funded research program. Candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to and potential for excellence in teaching a wide range of physics courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as in mentoring students in research. Effective communication skills are required. Startup funds necessary to build a successful program and a competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s experience will be provided.

Applications should include: (1) a detailed cover letter describing the applicant’s background and qualifications for the position, (2) a statement of philosophy, interest, and experience in teaching, and (3) a detailed statement of proposed research, including plans for involving students and for seeking external support, (4) a full curriculum vitae, including a list of publications and the names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references. The applicants must apply to requisition #FAC002581 at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue through Dec. 1, 2022, or until the position is filled. The University of Houston is an ADVANCE institution, one of a select group of universities in receipt of National Science Foundation funds in support of our commitment to increasing the number and success of women faculty in the STEM fields. With one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, the university seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars. The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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University of Houston
Department of Physics
3507 Cullen Boulevard
617 Science & Research Building 1
Houston, Texas 77204-5005