CUNY Assistant Professor - Physics (Physics and Astronomy) in New York, New York

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Department of Physics and Astronomy of Hunter College of the City University of New York invites applicants for a tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor in physics. The department is especially interested in candidates with expertise in biophysics, in experiment or theory. The candidate will be expected to initiate an externally funded vigorous research program and involve graduate and undergraduate students in their research. Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. degree in physics. Also required are demonstrated strong scholarship, the ability to teach successfully, and the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

COMPENSATION

CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication, as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY

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CLOSING DATE

Consideration of applications will begin December 7, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Hunter College

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Physics (Physics and Astronomy)

Job ID: 15991

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular