Assistant Professor-Physics and Biomedical & Translational Sciences
The Departments of Physics & Astronomy and Biomedical & Translational Sciences at Rowan University invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting September 1, 2017. A Ph.D. in physics, biophysics, or closely related field is required. The successful candidate will have a strong record of research and will be expected to successfully compete for external funding. Search closes on Oct 21, 2016.
We seek outstanding candidates who will be able to contribute to the development of new interdisciplinary curricula and research initiatives. Candidates with planned research activities that apply physics to biomedical problems will be considered. Preference will be given to those with a background in biomedical applications of optics/photonics. The successful candidate also will teach undergraduate courses in both departments and train undergraduate students in research. In addition to participation in an established undergraduate physics program, the successful candidate will help define growth in programs in biophysics and translational biomedical science. If appropriate, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in an anticipated materials science graduate program and expand research efforts to include graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering.
Apply at https://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/jobs/assistant-professor-physics-and-biomedical-translational-sciences-glassboro-new-jersey-job-5331243
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Co...lleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.