The Department of Physics at Bilkent University invites applications for permanent and visiting faculty positions at all levels starting in September 2019 onward. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in physics or related fields. Successful candidates are expected to establish and develop an internationally recognized research program. Faculty duties include research, teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and supervision of student research. Specific examples of research programs of interest include condensed matter physics, photonics, biophysics, materials physics, and nanoscale physics. The successful candidates will be expected to carry a vigorous research program and attract external research funding. Generous start-up funds are available. Bilkent University has endeavored to serve as a world-class research university. Considerable central resources are available at Bilkent that can strengthen the research program and support interdisciplinary and collaborative research efforts. Detailed information about the Physics Department can be found at the web page: http://www.physics.bilkent.edu.tr
Bilkent University boasts a beautiful campus, conveniently located about 8 km from the city center of Ankara, in a serene and pleasant neighborhood with access to excellent schools, covering all grades from kindergarten to high school, including international schools where teaching is entirely in English. Salary is competitive and on-campus housing is provided to successful applicants.
Applications consisting of a CV, a detailed research statement, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three references, should be submitted electronically to the Search Committee: