Assistant or Associate Professor of Physics
Employment is with the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly)
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Description of Duties:
The Department of Mathematics and Physics at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute (Utica site) invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Physics starting in Fall 2017. Candidates with expertise in materials, computations, and/or modeling are especially encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate is expected to establish an active research program. Collaborations with current SUNY Poly faculty are strongly encouraged. Participation in new program development as well as oversight, development, and implementation of the existing and new physics laboratories is expected. Other reasonable duties as assigned.
A Ph.D. degree in Physics or related field from a college or University accredited by the US Department of Education or other internationally recognized accrediting organization and prior teaching experience in an undergraduate setting is required.
Applicants must address in their applications their abilities to work with a culturally diverse population. This position is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a background check; this position may require annual background checks.
Closing date for receipt of applications: until position is filled. Review of applications will begin on January 9, 2017.
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume, contact information for three professional letters of reference, letter of application, teaching statement, research statement, and the SUNY Polytechnic employment application to www.sunypoly.edu/employment
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