[Cugapost] Tenure-Track Experimental Particle and Nuclear Position at Virginia Tech

Lorelei Chopard lorelei at jlab.org
Mon Sep 21 10:05:42 EDT 2015

Tenure-Track Faculty Position
in Experimental Particle or Nuclear Physics

Department of Physics, Virginia Tech

The Department of Physics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the areas of experimental particle and nuclear physics.  Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is anticipated but exceptional senior candidates will also be considered.  The department has existing experimental research strengths in neutrino physics, heavy-flavor physics, weak interaction physics, and nucleon structure physics affiliated with the Center for Neutrino Physics (http://cnp.phys.vt.edu<http://cnp.phys.vt.edu/>).  Candidates who complement or extend existing research areas are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in physics or a closely related field, and postdoctoral experience.  The successful candidates will be expected to establish a vigorous research program, teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, continue development of scholarly activities and professional capabilities, and participate in department, college, and university governance.  Questions regarding the position can be directed to the Search Committee via Ms. Erin Rust athepsearch2015 at phys.vt.edu<mailto:hepsearch2015 at phys.vt.edu>  [Tel: (540) 231-8743].

Candidates should apply athttp://listings.jobs.vt.edu:80/postings/58844<http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/58844>.  The application package must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae with a publication list, a research statement, and a brief statement of teaching philosophy.  Applicants should arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be directly emailed tohepsearch2015 at phys.vt.edu<mailto:hepsearch2015 at phys.vt.edu>.  To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by December 1, 2015.  The expected starting date is August 10, 2016.

Virginia Tech is an EO/AA university, and offers a wide range of networking and development opportunities to women and minorities in science and engineering.  Virginia Tech is a recipient of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers (www.advance.vt.edu<http://www.advance.vt.edu/>).  Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Mrs. Jacqueline Woodyard, Physics Department, (540) 231-7566, or call TTY 1-800-828-1120 by the application deadline.

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