The Department of Physics at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU-Boulder) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position in Physics Education Research (PER). The successful candidate will join a vibrant research group in PER, and is expected to establish a vigorous research program, which includes attracting external funding to support undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdocs. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to teach a broad spectrum of Physics Department courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates should be well versed in contemporary issues in the field of PER and associated research-based teaching practices. More on the PER group at Colorado can be found at: per.colorado.edu. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at email@example.com.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Physics or related areas.
Preferred Qualifications: We are particularly interested in candidates complementing and broadening research within the Physics Education Research group at Colorado.
Application Materials Required: Cover Letter, CV, List of References, Statement of Research Plan, Statement of Teaching Plan. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2017; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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