The Northwestern Physics Department is soliciting applications for faculty members at the assistant professor level, able to set up and lead important and visible experimental research programs that fit within the mission of its new Center for Fundamental Physics at Low Energy (http://cfp.physics.northwestern.edu). The CFP specializes in small-scale, low-energy measurements that investigate the particles, interactions and symmetries of the universe. Interest in and ability to teach physics effectively is also essential. The preferred start date for this position is September 1, 2017.
Interested applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and both a research and a teaching statement. They should also arrange for a minimum of three reference letters to be sent in support of their application. Materials will be submitted at www.physics.northwestern.edu. Applications and questions about the position should be addressed to the CFP director, Prof. Gerald Gabrielse. For questions about the application process, contact Gretchen Burnett at email@example.com. For full consideration all materials should be received by November 1, 2016.
AA/EOE. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
The Department of Physics & Astronomy at Northwestern University currently has 35 graduate faculty (including joint appointments) and 8 faculty at other ranks (lecturers and research faculty). The graduate program generally has approximately 90 graduate students and 35 post-doctoral research fellows associated with it at any given time.