ASSOC/ASST PROFESSOR IN BIOPHYSICS/SOFT CONDENSED
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA
The Department of Physics at the University of South Florida, Tampa, seeks to fill a 9-month, full-time, tenure-earning position in biophysics/soft condensed matter physics at the associate or assistant-professor level. All areas of biophysics / soft condensed matter will be considered with preference given to candidates who extend existing strengths in this area. The Physics Department has strong research programs in experimental/theoretical biophysics, condensed matter, and optics. USF also offers excellent opportunities to interact with research programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, including the Moffitt Cancer Center. The National Science Foundation (NSF) ranked USF at No. 25 among public research universities for research spending. Applicants must have a doctorate in Physics or a closely related field. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level must have relevant postdoctoral experience. All candidates are expected to demonstrate a record of independent extramural funding. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will establish a nationally recognized research program, teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate level, and mentor student research at all levels. To apply, please visit http://employment.usf.edu (Position # 29548) and attach a cover letter, curriculum vita with publication record, a statement of teaching philosophy (1 page), and a research plan (2-3 pages). In addition, applicants should have three letters of recommendation sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications completed by November 15th, 2016 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding this search should be directed to Prof. Lilia Woods, Chair, Search Committee at email@example.com. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Daisy Matos at firstname.lastname@example.org (813-974-8415), a minimum of five working days in advance.