University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor in Experimental Quantum Condensed Matter Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania seeks applications from outstanding candidates for an appointment as Assistant Professor in experimental quantum condensed matter physics. Appointment at higher rank can be considered in truly exceptional cases.  The successful candidate will develop an innovative research program on quantum phenomena in modern materials that attracts the participation of graduate and undergraduate students and creates collaborative links with other Penn scientists and engineers.  We anticipate the candidate’s program will contribute actively to the Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter and the newly established Singh Center for Nanotechnology.

Applicants must apply online at http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/952. Required application materials include: curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a research statement and a teaching statement. Applicants should also submit the names and contact information for three individuals from whom we will request letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin no later than November 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Physics and Astronomy is strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html). The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.


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