Assistant Professor of Physics
The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at Fordham University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to start in the Fall of 2013. The applicant must be able to teach a variety of undergraduate courses in physics, mechanical, electrical and biomedical engineering. Additionally, the ability to develop innovative courses will be considered a plus. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in physics and a Master’s degree in engineering with at least two years of post-doctoral experience and a strong publication record. The successful applicant is expected to carry out a research program in engineering physics with the involvement of undergraduates. Current areas of research are mesoscopic physics (theory), computational physics, polymers, liquid crystals, laser physics, quantum optics, intermediate energy nuclear theory, and particle physics (chiral perturbation theory, lattice QCD). Our location in New York City provides many opportunities for collaborative research. Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a brief plan of research, a statement on teaching philosophy, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted. Applications should be submitted online at Interfolio. For more information on applying, please see https://www.interfolio.com/apply/16648.
Applications will be reviewed beginning January 14, 2013 and will be considered until the position is filled. Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition that welcomes applications from men and women of all backgrounds. Fordham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.