University of Vermont

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of  Physics

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Assistant Professor of Physics

The University of Vermont invites applications for a tenure-track faculty in experimental condensed matter/materials physics at the Assistant Professor level, with a starting date of August 2014.

The University of Vermont is the principal research institution in Vermont and is currently in a period of dynamic growth. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in physics, postdoctoral research experience, and outstanding potential to perform research in experimental condensed matter/materials physics. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous sponsored research program, teach at all levels, and advise undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students, in addition to professional contributions and service.

Salary and start-up will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications. Apply online at Search for the position using department name (Physics) only. Attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching philosophy, and the names of three professional references. For more information contact the Physics Faculty Search Committee, Physics Department, Cook Building, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05405-0125. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. The Department is committed to increasing faculty diversity and welcomes applications from women, veterans and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities.

Founded in 1791, UVM has been called one of the "public ivies" and is consistently ranked as one of the top public universities in the United States. The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, also rated as one of the best small cities in America. The greater Burlington area has a population of about 125,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains of New York. Burlington and the surrounding area provide an environment rich in cultural and recreational activities for individuals and families, with multiple opportunities for interactions with local industry and communities.

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