NYU Shanghai’s Department of Physics is currently inviting applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the general areas of Atomic, Molecular and Optical physics. Candidates with interests in Hard Condensed Matter physics will also be considered. The opening is for an experimental physicist.
Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. and are expected to establish a leading research program in their field, as well as teach at the undergraduate level. This position is part of an initiative to create a strong program in this area, through the hiring of several faculty, with the aim of establishing research programs that relate strongly to those at other NYU campuses. The appointment could begin as soon as September 1, 2017, pending administrative and budgetary approvals.
The terms of employment in NYU Shanghai are comparable to U.S. institutions with respect to research start-up funds and compensation, and they include housing subsidies and educational subsidies for children. Faculty may also spend time at NYU New York and other sites of the NYU global network, engaging in both research and teaching.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and electronic copies of up to five recent relevant publications. To complete the online process, applicants will be prompted to enter the names and email addresses of at least three referees. Each referee will be contacted to upload their reference letter. The search will remain open until the position is filled, but review of applications will begin December 15, 2016. Please visit our website at http://shanghai.nyu.edu/en/about/work-here/open-positions-faculty for instructions and other information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
About NYU Shanghai:
NYU Shanghai is the newest degree-granting campus within the NYU Global Network University. It is the first Sino-US higher education joint venture to grant a degree that is accredited in the U.S. as well as in China. All teaching is conducted in English. A research university with liberal arts and science at its core, it resides in one of the world’s great cities with a vibrant intellectual community. NYU Shanghai recruits scholars who are committed to NYU’s global vision of transformative teaching and innovative research.
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. There are three degree-granting campuses in New York, Shanghai, and Abu Dhabi, complemented by eleven additional academic centers across five continents. Faculty and students circulate within the network in pursuit of common research interests and cross-cultural, interdisciplinary endeavors, both local and global.
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