The Department of Physics at Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in theoretical condensed matter physics or related fields. Exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for appointment at a higher rank. All areas of condensed matter theory will be considered, including, but not limited to: computational materials science, strongly correlated quantum systems, topological phases of matter, non-equilibrium quantum systems, and topics related to quantum information science. We are projected to hire several new faculty in the coming years, all in condensed matter / materials physics, in parallel with the development of the Boston College Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society (www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/mcas/sites/schiller-institute.html). Successful candidates will be expected to develop world-class research programs and contribute significantly to the service and educational activities of the Department and University. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field, with a proven track record of scientific and professional accomplishment. Applicants should submit a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, and a research plan to apply.interfolio.com/53587.
Applicants should also have three letters of reference submitted to the same address. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
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