Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

963 6695
Position ID:HKUST-Physics-FACULTY2 [#6695, PHYS2509]
Position Title: Substantiation-track faculty positions
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hong Kong, Hong Kong [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Condensed Matter Theory, Condensed Matter Experiment
Condensed Matter Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Electronic Structure, Strongly Correlated Materials, Theoretical Condensed Matter
Appl Deadline: (posted 2015/11/05)
Position Description:    

The Department of Physics invites applications for substantiation-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. Ranks at Associate Professor or above will also be considered for candidates with exceptional record of research excellence and academic leadership. Applicants must possess a PhD degree in physics or related fields and have evidence of strong research productivity. We seek

Theorists and experimentalists in the area of condensed matter physics. Preference will be given to candidates in the area of low dimensional and highly correlated materials, and novel wavefunctional materials for manipulating light and sound.

Appointees are expected to assume teaching responsibilities for undergraduate and graduate courses, and to conduct vigorous research programs. Further information about the Department is available at

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including medical and dental benefits, annual leave and housing will be provided where applicable. Initial appointment will normally be on a three-year contract. A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of contract.

Application Procedure

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, together with a list of publications, a brief statement of current interests, a plan for future research program, and the names and addresses of three referees, by email to and address to Chairman of Search and Appointments Committee, Department of Physics, HKUST, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong. Screening of applications will begin as soon as possible, and will continue until the positions are filled.

Please quote reference number "PHYS2509" in all your application materials.

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Chairman of Search and Appointments Committee
Department of Physics
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay
Hong Kong
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