The Department of Physics at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position (subject to the availability of funding) in Experimental and/or Data Driven Cosmology, with possible consideration in allied areas, at the Assistant Professor level. Well-qualified candidates at a higher rank will also be considered.

The department, in collaboration with the College of Natural Sciences, values candidates who are committed to building a diverse and inclusive educational environment and have demonstrated a commitment to improving the diversity, equity and inclusivity of their academic communities.

Of high priority for all faculty positions is a commitment to excellence in teaching.


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Physics or equivalent experience.

Application Instructions

Please submit your application for Experimental and/or Data Driven Cosmology at (https://apply.interfolio.com/95382) and include: a cover letter, a description of research accomplishments and current and future research plans (limited to 4 pages), a statement of teaching experience, goals, and philosophy, a complete Curriculum Vitae, and a list of publications. Candidates are encouraged to submit a separate statement describing their contributions to diversity. Applicants must arrange for three letters of recommendations to be uploaded using the Interfolio website.

Inquiries about the application process and status may be directed to Ms. Virginia Hoskins (voviedo@austin.utexas.edu).

We are also recruiting in other research areas described in the following separate advertisements:

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To apply, visit https://faculty.utexas.edu/career/83132