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Assistant Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

The Physics Department at Missouri University of Science & Technology (Missouri S&T) invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of experimental condensed matter physics to begin in August 2020.

Particular consideration will be given to candidates working in areas that complement existing experimental and theoretical research programs, particularly those working in the field of low-temperature physics.  Existing equipment available for the successful candidate includes a dilution refrigerator and facilities for sputter deposition, FIB nanofabrication, and e-beam lithography.  The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Physics or an equivalent degree and have demonstrated outstanding research accomplishments, a commitment to excellence in teaching at all levels, and excellent communications skills.  More information is available at https://physics.mst.edu/.

Applications, including curriculum vitae, complete publications list, a brief description of research interests including future research plans, and a statement of teaching philosophy should be submitted electronically to the Missouri University of Science and Technology's Human Resource Office at: https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/ using Job Reference Number 31487.  Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word.  Please arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be sent to Dan Waddill, chair of the search committee (waddill@mst.edu). Review of applications will begin January 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

For informal inquiries, please contact Thomas Vojta, chair of the physics department (vojtat@mst.edu) or Dan Waddill, chair of the search committee (waddill@mst.edu).