Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Physics Department

Position ID:MIT-Physics Department-CMX [#25846]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Nanoscience, Quantum Information Science, Quantum many-body structure and their manipulation, Experimental Condensed Matter
Appl Deadline:2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/21, finished 2024/06/08)
Position Description:    

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The Physics Department of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the field of experimental condensed matter physics. The search covers broad areas such as nanoscience, quantum materials, and quantum information science.

Faculty members at MIT conduct research, teach undergraduate and graduate physics courses, and supervise graduate and undergraduate participation in research. Candidates must show promise in teaching as well as in research. A Ph.D. in physics or physics-related discipline is required by the start of employment. Preference will be given to applicants at the Assistant Professor level.

The application deadline is December 1, 2023. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a brief description of research interests and goals (the latter not to exceed 3 pages), and a 1 to 2-page statement on teaching, mentoring, advising, service and/or activities promoting an inclusive work environment and arrange for three letters of reference to be uploaded to this site. Only web submissions will be accepted. Candidates uncertain whether they fit into a particular search should contact the most relevant search chair. Any enquiries should be directed to Prof. Riccardo Comin, Search Committee Chair,

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on Nondiscrimination can be found here. Employment is contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory background check, including verifying any finding of misconduct (or pending investigation) from prior employers.

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77 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02139