Overview

The Department of Physical Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Astronomy/Astrophysics. The position may be at any rank, assistant through full professor. Preference will be given to candidates with observational and/or instrumentation expertise in stellar, exoplanet and/or planetary astronomy/astrophysics who will use guaranteed access to the campus 1-m telescope (observatory.db.erau.edu) and the SARA facilities in Arizona, Chile and the Canary Islands (see www.saraobservatory.org).

ERAU is located on the eastern coast of central Florida, just north of the Kennedy Space Center. Information about the Department can be found at http://daytonabeach.erau.edu/college-arts-sciences/physical-sciences/index.html.

Qualifications

Candidates who can begin in January 2018 are especially encouraged to apply, but the position will remain open until filled.

Applications must be submitted online at:
https://careers.erau.edu. Submissions must include a cover letter, full CV, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and contact information for at least three professional references.

Inquiries may be addressed to: Dr. Terry D. Oswalt, Chair Department Physical Sciences, (386) 226-7571; terry.oswalt@erau.edu