Assistant Professor in Network Science
Requisition Number: FTFR000231
Division/College: College of Science
FT/PT: Full Time
The Department of Physics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Network Science. We are particularly interested in expanding our current focus on the fundamental aspects of network formation and evolution from a broad statistical physics perspective, and exploring their applications to various real world problems, from biological to social and communication networks. The main appointment is expected to reside in the Department of Physics. However, in exceptional cases, joint appointments between Physics and other departments will also be explored for qualified candidates with background in other areas, like computer science and biology.
Required qualifications include: Ph.D. degree in physics, computer science, or a related field; a strong record of research in network science that can support the teaching mission of the appropriate department; excellent communication skills and an interest working with students and collaborating with the community and industry.
For more information about network related research at Northeastern please visit:
Center for Complex Network Research, www.barabasilab.com
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Complex Systems, www.circs.neu.edu
Laboratory for the Modeling of Biological and Socio-technical Systems, www.mobs-lab.org
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern
Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.