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The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics currently has two open positions. To view more career opportunities at Tulane University, please go to Tulane University Human Resources.

 

Assistant Professor in Theoretical or Computational Physics at Tulane

Tulane University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in theoretical or computational physics in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics. We welcome applications from outstanding candidates in all areas of theoretical and computational physics, but will give priority to candidates who will complement and enhance current research areas of the department which include energy materials, biological materials, quantum materials and devices, photonic materials and devices, polymer  physics, computational materials, quantum information and quantum computing, quantum chaos, nonlinear optics, optical spectroscopy, nanofabrication/nanotechnology, and nuclear physics. The department offers undergraduate degree programs in Physics and Engineering Physics; a masters program in Materials Science & Engineering; and Ph.D. programs in Physics and Materials Physics & Engineering. More information can be found at: sse.tulane.edu/pep. Tulane University is committed to diversity — women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. We are committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching with other faculty in our School of Science and Engineering, as well as the School of Medicine and the other Schools at Tulane.

Applicants must possess a doctorate in physics or a closely related field, postdoctoral or comparable experience, demonstrated excellence in research, and a commitment to teaching. The position will include a competitive salary and startup package. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a research plan, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references to http://apply.interfolio.com/97354 . Applications submitted on or before January 16, 2022 will receive full consideration. Tulane is committed to providing a family friendly workplace. Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Lev Kaplan at lkaplan@tulane.edu .

Tulane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Employer.

 

Professor of Practice in Physics at Tulane

The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at Tulane University invites applications for a Professor of Practice (PoP) in Physics to begin Fall 2022. The PoP is a non-tenured full time academic year (nine month) teaching position (3,3 load) with a renewable 3-year appointment. It carries a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications. Faculty promoted to Senior PoP serve renewable 5-year terms.

A doctorate in physics or a closely related field is required. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher and fit well into the goals and activities of our department. Responsibilities include teaching a variety of physics courses at the introductory and advanced levels as well as faculty service. The department offers two undergraduate degree programs in Physics and Engineering Physics; a masters program in Materials Science and Engineering; and two Ph.D. programs in Physics and Materials Physics and Engineering. More information can be found at: https://sse.tulane.edu/pep .

Application review will begin on January 20, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references to https://apply.interfolio.com/95467. Questions regarding the position can be addressed to Prof. Ryan Glasser at rglasser@tulane.edu. Tulane is a member of the AAU. Tulane is strongly committed to diversity - women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Tulane is committed to providing a family friendly workplace.

Tulane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.