Engineering and Technology: Materials, Physics: Condensed Matter, Physics: Materials
The Department of Physics at Brock University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Experimental Materials Physics effective July 1, 2021. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent research program complementing the existing strengths of the Physics Department in the field of Condensed Matter Physics, focusing in particular on the design, fabrication, and characterization of the kinds of advanced materials that impact areas such as sustainable energy, biomedical applications, nanotechnology, information technology and communications. This position will be cross-appointed with the new Department of Engineering in the Faculty of Mathematics and Science (launching on July 1, 2021), with the teaching load distributed equally between Physics and Engineering. The successful candidate will be expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including Engineering courses on advanced materials properties, research and development, supervise graduate students, and fulfill service commitments to the Departments of Physics and Engineering, and the University. More information about the Department of Physics can be found here:http://www.physics.brocku.ca
Consideration will be given to candidates who hold a PhD in Physics, Engineering Physics, or a closely related field. The successful individual should have a proven track record of research excellence. Registration, or eligibility for registration, as a Professional Engineer within the Province of Ontario would be an asset, as is research and teaching experience in an Engineering academic environment.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publications list, a statement of research interests, and a summary of teaching experience, all in electronic format (a single PDF document is preferred) via Brock online application system, https://brocku.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/brocku_careers. Applicants should also arrange for at least three letters of academic reference to be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for receipt of completed applications isMarch 2, 2021. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. Inquiries should be directed to Prof. Kirill Samokhin, Chair of Physics, email@example.com.
Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of employment equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, people with disabilities and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) persons are encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self-identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. We will accommodate the needs of the applicants and the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act throughout all stages of the selection process, as outlined in the Employee Accommodation Policy.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. It is Brock University’s policy to give consideration to qualified internal applicants. We appreciate all applications received; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
About Brock University
The Brock University experience is second to none in Canada. Located in the Niagara region, Brock offers all the benefits of a young and modern university in a safe, community-minded city, with beautiful natural surroundings. With over 19,000 students and more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in six diverse Faculties, Brock excels at providing exceptional experiential learning opportunities and highly rated student and campus life experiences. For more information, please see https://brocku.ca/
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