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Classification Title: Asst Professor
Information about the Department of Physics may be obtained by visiting physics.unt.edu or by contacting Melinda Rule, Administrative Assistant to the Chair, Department of Physics, e-mail: Melinda.Rule@unt.edu, phone: 940-565-2630.
The Department of Physics at the University of North Texas (UNT) invites applications from outstanding candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of extragalactic astrophysics with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2020. We seek candidates with a demonstrated potential to successfully develop an independent, externally funded research program that will complement and strengthen current research in the department. The successful candidate will also be expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels and mentor undergraduate and graduate students. Both observers and theorists will be considered for the position.
- A Ph.D. in Astronomy, Astrophysics, or Physics, and postdoctoral research experience, is required.
Physical Requirements: Talk or Hear
Area of Specialty
Security Sensitive: This is a security sensitive position.
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Driving University Vehicle: No
Posting Number: F045P
Special Instructions to Applicants
Candidates must include the following with their application: 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae with a publication list, 3) a statement of research interests, 4) a statement of teaching and mentoring philosophy, and 5) the contact information of at least three professional references.