BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY Research Computing Professional Faculty Position
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah, invites applications for a professional faculty position in research computing to begin in Fall 2017. This position is intended to strengthen and support existing research programs (see http://www.physics.byu.edu), with success being judged on that metric. The new faculty member will be expected to integrate into existing computational research groups within the department, assist these research groups with computationally based research, and mentor and assist students (undergraduate and graduate) in computationally based research. Successful applicants are also expected to be part of developing externally-funded research programs of significance. This position has no traditional teaching responsibilities. Interested candidates should complete an online faculty application at https://yjobs.byu.edu (search jobs - posting 57064), with current CV, a cover letter outlining research experience and aspirations, and also the name and contacts of three people willing to provide letters of recommendations. Completed applications received by November 1, 2016 will be given full consideration. For additional information contact the chair of the faculty search at firstname.lastname@example.org. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty members to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.