The Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts and Sciences, of Texas A&M University invites applications for a faculty member in the area of experimental nuclear physics.  This full-time, tenure-track position with specialization in low-energy experimental nuclear physics will have a nine-month academic appointment beginning August 1, 2024.  Applicants will be considered for the faculty title of assistant professor.

The successful candidate will assume full teaching responsibilities at the graduate and undergraduate levels, establish a vigorous, independent research program that will attract external funding, and contribute to the service mission of the department.  Researchers from all areas of low-energy experimental nuclear physics are encouraged to apply.

This faculty position will include a joint appointment in the Cyclotron Institute with the successful candidate to have a significant portion of the research program based at the Cyclotron Institute and to contribute to its thriving research environment.


  • Earned Ph.D. in physics or related field; strong record of publication; specialization in low-energy experimental nuclear physics.

Application Instructions

Each applicant should submit

  • a cover letter stating a specific interest in the experimental nuclear physics faculty position;
  • a curriculum vita, including full publication list;
  • a personal statement to include philosophy and plans for research, teaching, and service (maximum six pages);
  • arrange three letters of reference to be submitted directly through Interfolio by the letter writers.

Texas A&M University is Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program.