Physics: Atomic and Molecular, Physics: Condensed Matter, Physics: Optics and Laser
The Hofstra University Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for an anticipated tenure track faculty position in experimental condensed matter physics, atomic physics (AMO) or laser physics. The department is looking for faculty committed to developing a vibrant research program, teaching and working with undergraduates. In particular, the candidate must demonstrate a willingness to involve undergraduates in research or to generate advanced projects for physics majors. The department now offers the BA and BS in Physics, the BS in Applied Physics and the MS in Medical Physics. It currently has eight faculty members with strong records in research and teaching. Startup funding is available for new faculty.
Hofstra University is a selective private university with 11,000 students (6,900 undergraduates), located 25 miles from New York City and provides excellent benefits and sabbatical support. The scheduled start date for this position is September 1, 2018; review of applications will begin January 2, 2018. Interested candidates should submit a CV, a research statement, copies of up to three recent/significant publications and a description of one or two potential projects for advanced undergraduates as a single unprotected pdf file to the search committee at the email address below. The applicant should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent before January 2, 2018 to PhysicsSearch2017@Hofstra.edu. We welcome any questions about the Physics Department, startup funds, experimental facilities or the research environment at Hofstra University.
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.
Hofstra University is the largest, private, liberal arts institution on Long Island, NY. It is located 25 miles east of Manhattan and includes the following schools: Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs; School of Education; School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts;
School of Natural Sciences and Mathem...atics; Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science; Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies at Hofstra University; The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; School of Health Professions and Human Services; Maurice A. Deane School of Law; and Honors College. There are about 500 full-time faculty members, approximately 6,900 full-time and part-time undergraduates, 2,900 graduate students, 800 law students, and 350 medical students. For more information about the University please visit http://www.hofstra.edu/home/index.html.