Washington University in St. Louis — Cluster hire in Quantum Information, Materials, Sensors, and their Applications

Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a cluster hire of four faculty positions in the broad area of quantum sciences, including two positions in the Department of Physics (expt or theory; one Asst/Assoc, one open rank), one in Electrical and Systems Engineering at McKelvey School of Engineering (open rank), and one in Cell Biology & Physiology at the School of Medicine (open rank). We seek candidates working in topical areas including quantum information, materials, and sensors; quantum optics, advanced spectroscopy and microscopy; and applications to biophysics or other physics, engineering, or medical fields.

Information can be found at https://physics.wustl.edu/https://ese.wustl.edu/, and https://cellbiology.wustl.edu. Faculty will be associated with the Center for Quantum Leaps (https://quantumleaps.wustl.edu), and are encouraged to pursue interactions with the Institute for Materials Science and Engineering (https://imse.wustl.edu/), the McDonnell Center for Space Sciences (https://mcss.wustl.edu), and the Center for Cellular Imaging (https://wucci.wustl.edu/).

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Physics, Engineering, Biology, or closely related field. Joint applications exhibiting a high degree of research synergy will be considered. Candidates for the rank of associate or full professor should have outstanding teaching, service, and publication record commensurate with tenure at that rank. Duties will include conducting research, teaching, advis- ing students, and participating in departmental governance and university service. Diversity and inclusion are core values at Washington University, and we seek to create inclusive classrooms and environments in which a diverse array of students can learn and thrive.

Application Instructions
Applications consist of a cover letter; detailed curriculum vitae; statements of research directions (3 pages) and interests in teaching, outreach, and diversity (2 pages); and contact information for at least three references should be submitted to https://apply.interfolio.com/112603 by Nov. 14, 2022 to receive full consideration.

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