Faculty Position: Carl T. Bush Professor of Theoretical High Energy Physics
The Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position in the field of theoretical high energy particle physics to begin August, 2017. This is a named position which comes with an annual research stipend.
The University of Oklahoma theoretical HEP group (two members) has strong interests in collider physics phenomenology, Higgs boson properties, supersymmetry, dark matter physics and particle cosmology. The experimental group consists of five members belonging to the LHC ATLAS collaboration and will be participating in the planned high luminosity upgrade of the ATLAS detector.
Qualified applicants in all areas of theoretical high energy physics are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant should have obtained a Ph.D prior to August of 2015 and have dedicated experience beyond, a demonstrated record of accomplishment, the capacity to assume a leadership role in theoretical HEP and a publication record that provides evidence of outstanding creativity and promise of future research contributions.
The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Applications, consisting of a cover letter, C.V., list of publications, statement of research and teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically, preferably as a single pdf file, to email@example.com. Alternatively, application materials may be sent by regular mail to:
Professor Howard Baer, Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019.
This position will remain open until filled. Any questions can be directed to the search committee chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact: Howard Baer
More Information: https://nhn.ou.edu
Letters of Reference should be sent to: email@example.com
Application screenings begin December 1, 2016. The position will remain open until filled.
The department enjoys a friendly and supportive work environment, and the successful applicant is expected to contribute to this environment. The successful candidate is expected to teach 1 course per semester at the graduate and undergraduate levels as well as complete research and service duties. The successful candidate need to possess the ability to collaborate with other members of the high energy physics group both directly and/or indirectly.
The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement, serving the educational, cultural, economic and health-care needs of the state, region, and nation from three campuses: Norman, Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City and the Schusterman Center in Tulsa. OU enrolls over 30,000 students and has more than 2700 full-time faculty members in 21 colleges. In 2014, OU became the first public institution ever to rank #1 nationally in the recruitment of National Merit Scholars, with 311 scholars.
The 277-acre Research Campus in Norman was named the #1 research campus in the nation by the Association of Research Parks in 2013. Norman is a culturally rich and vibrant town located just outside Oklahoma City. With outstanding schools, amenities, and a low cost of living, Norman is a perennial contender on "best place to live" lists.
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