University of North Texas - Assistant Professor

Feb 25, 2017
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Computational Condensed Matter PhysicsUniversity of North TexasTenure-track Assistant ProfessorThe Department of Physics at the University of North Texas invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank with competitive startup, salary, and benefit packages, with a research focus in Computational Condensed Matter Physics. Candidates are expected to develop and maintain an active, externally funded research program. Preference will be given to applicants whose expertise complements and integrates with ongoing university programs in computational materials and high-throughput simulations in condensed matter physics. Instructional roles include teaching undergraduate and graduate classes, as well as mentoring graduate students. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field, have post-doctoral research experience, and demonstrate commitment to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels. The University of North Texas recently celebrated its 125-year anniversary and designation as a Carnegie Tier One University. UNT is the flagship of the UNT System, enrolling nearly 37,000 students and offering 97 bachelor, 88 master and 40 doctoral degree programs. The university is located in the economically and culturally vibrant Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. All applications should be submitted electronically via the UNT faculty career site at: Applications and/or other application materials not submitted through this website will not be considered. Applications must include the materials requested at the website. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2016 and will continue until the search is closed. Please contact Professor Marco Buongiorno Nardelli at with questions about the search. An offer of employment for this position will be made dependent upon available funding. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. Ph.D. in physics or a closely related field and post-doctoral research experience