Job Posting: Assistant Professor - Experimental Particle Physics
The Department of Physics at Drexel University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of experimental particle physics. The appointment is anticipated to be at the Assistant Professor level starting on September 1, 2014. Drexel University is a research institution ranked in the top 100 among PhD granting universities according to US News & World Report. Drexel is located in a cosmopolitan urban environment. Applications received by February 1, 2014 will receive full consideration.
Qualiﬁcations: A PhD in physics or equivalent and postdoctoral experience are required. Candidates should have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching. We are interested in candidates in the area of experimental neutrino physics.
Essential Functions: We are seeking candidates with the potential to lead an exceptional externally-funded research program and to excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate level. The successful candidate will join a small but active group of experimentalists working in neutrino physics, specifically the areas of neutrino oscillations (LBNE, PROSPECT) and neutrinoless double beta decay (EXO). We are particularly interested in candidates whose research program will complement and enhance the existing program.
Supplemental Posting Information: Applicants should apply online at www.DrexelJobs.com and must submit a curriculum vitae, list of publications, teaching statement, and a brief description of proposed research. Applicants should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent to EPPSearch@physics.drexel.edu. For further information about the position, please contact Professor Charles Lane at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is proactively committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its policies, practices and services. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the varied diversity and excellence of the academic community, and all of its complements.
Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University's acceptance of the results of the background investigation.
Contact: All applicants must apply online at www.DrexelJobs.com.