Harvard University, Department of Physics

Position ID:Harvard-Department of Physics-TENURETRACKPROFESSOR [#25689]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Professor in Physics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Biophysics/Soft Condensed Matter Theory, Physics, Quantum Information, Soft Matter, Theoretical Physics, Unconventional and topological superconductivity
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2023/09/13)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Physics at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in theoretical physics. The areas of interest include: theory of soft and living matter or physical aspects of quantum information theory. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2024. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

Basic Qualifications: Doctorate or terminal degree in Physics or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins. 

Additional Qualifications: Strong research record and a commitment to undergraduate teaching and graduate training.

Special Instructions: The search committee plans to begin its deliberations on November 20, 2023. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/12776): 
1. Cover letter 
2. Curriculum Vitae 
3. Teaching/advising statement (describing teaching philosophy and practices) 
4. Research statement 
5. Statement describing efforts to encourage diversity, inclusion, and belonging, including past, current, and anticipated future contributions in these areas. 
6. Names and contact information of 3-5 referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. Three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least three letters have been received. At least one letter must come from someone who has not served as the candidate’s undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral advisor. 
7. Publications or copies of creative works, if applicable.

The health of our workforce is a priority for Harvard University. With that in mind, we strongly encourage all employees to be up-to-date on CDC-recommended vaccines. 

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, protected veteran status, disability, genetic information, military service, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or other protected status.

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Contact: Jolanta Davis, 617-495-2866
Email: email address
Postal Mail:
Search Committee
c/o Jolanta Davis
Academic Program Specialist
Department of Physics
Harvard University
17 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Web Page: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/12776