Department of Physics & Astronomy

Employment Opportunities

Three New Faculty Searches in Physics and Astronomy(2016):

The Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for three Faculty positions in the broad area of Condensed Matter and Theoretical Physics to start on July 1, 2016. 

Research Faculty are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in physics or a related field, a record of original research accomplishments, and the potential to develop a successful independent research program. 

Applications should include a full curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research, teaching philosophy and letters from three professional references. A statement addressing potential contributions of the applicant to diversity may be included. Review of applications will commence on January 1, 2016, with appointment to begin July 1, 2016. Salary is commensurate with education & experience. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Condensed Matter Physics
Assistant Professor Level Faculty Position in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
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Assistant Professor for Computational Materials - Cross Disciplinary Cluster Hire
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Associate or Full Professor for Computational Materials - Cross Disciplinary Cluster Hire
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Senior Level Faculty Position in Condensed Matter Physics
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Assistant Professor in Theoretical Studies of the Early Universe
Assistant Professor Applicants
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Assistant Project Scientist
Assistant Project Scientist I Applicants
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Assistant/Associate Professor of Teaching, Physics
Assistant Professor (LPSOE)
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Associate Professor (LSOE)
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Maynard, Bonnie; Chair's Assistant, Academic Personnel
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