Physics, University of Texas at Arlington

1842 8509
Position ID:UTA-PHYS-MEDPHYS [#8509, JOBPOST0011643]
Position Title: Medical Physics Faculty
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Arlington, Texas 76019, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / Medical Physics
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2016/11/04)
Position Description:    

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The Physics Department of the University of Texas, Arlington, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position from scientists with a record of substantial accomplishment and creative ability in the area of medical physics or closely related research. Exceptional candidates may be considered for higher rank positions. Applicants should have several years of research experience beyond the PhD, and have demonstrated leadership, and original achievements in research. We welcome all applicants with exceptional promise and particularly encourage applications from individuals with interest in but not limited to the following areas: (1) medical imaging, (2) therapeutics, (3) nano-biophysics, (4) bio-photonics, (5) radiation dosimetry, and (6) basic physical processes in biological systems. The successful candidate is expected to play a leadership role in her/his scientific field and will be encouraged to originate research in aforementioned areas that may enable translational advances or new opportunities in physics applications in biomedicine. UTA intends to build strength in this area, both within the Department of Physics and in a new campus-wide initiative. Strength in related research topics within our department offers substantial synergy and opportunity for collaboration. The successful candidate should also demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. The University of Texas at Arlington has over 51,000 students in campus-based and online degree programs and is the second-largest institution in The University of Texas System. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranked UTA as one of the 20 fastest-growing public research universities in the nation in 2014. U.S. Centrally located in the Dallas-Fort Worth nexus, UTA enjoys a vibrant metropolitan cultural environment with a major international airport and the diverse nearby high-tech enterprises engaged in R&D. The UTA physics department (http://www.uta.edu/physics ) includes 23 tenured and tenure-track faculty in experimental and theoretical particle physics, astrophysics, space physics, condensed matter, nano-biophysics and medical physics.

Apply online at http://www.uta.edu/uta/faculty-opportunities/index.php . Please create a profile and submit the following materials: letter of interest, curriculum vita, list of publications, a statement of research plans, teaching experience, and contact information for four references. Review of applications will start December 15, 2016, and the search will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to angel@uta.edu.

UT Arlington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists.


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Contact: Angel Winter, 817-272-2266, 817-272-3637 (fax)
Email: email
Postal Mail:
Physics Departmemt
502 Yates St.; Box 19059
Arlington, TX 76019
Web Page: http://www.uta.edu/uta/faculty-opportunities/index.php

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