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Faculty Position in the Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science
California Institute of Technology
The Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science within the Division of Engineering and Applied Science at Caltech invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, with a focus in applied physics. We are seeking highly qualified candidates committed to a career in research and teaching. In addition to applicants from the traditional areas of applied physics, we are also interested in applicants with an interdisciplinary background spanning these and other areas such as optics, nanoscience, quantum physics, plasma physics, computational methods, surface science, and energy science and technology.
Interested applicants should submit an electronic application by visiting http://eas.caltech.edu/positions/apms (applied physics focus). We encourage all interested candidates to apply by December 1, 2013.
Candidates are required to submit a current CV, research and teaching statements, copies of key publications, as well as three to six letters of reference.
Initial appointments at the assistant professor level are for four years and are contingent on completion of the PhD degree. Caltech is an Equal-Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and disabled persons are encouraged to apply.