Assistant Professor

Location
Greensboro, NC
Posted
Sep 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Number 998937

Functional Title Assistant Professor

Position Type Tenure Stream

Position Summary

The Department of Physics and Astronomy is searching for an observational astronomer with a commitment to research and teaching.



Minimum Qualifications

PhD. or equivalent degree in astronomy, astrophysics, or physics. Experience operating telescopes.



Preferred Qualifications

At least one year experience after PhD.



Tenure Status Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants

At least one of the reference letters should comment on the teaching abilities of the candidate.

Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) contacts to provide Letters of Recommendation, in the References section of the electronic application. These contacts will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur as soon as the applicant successfully submits the application and receives a confirmation number from the UNCGjobsearch system.



Recruitment Range competetive

Org #-Department Physics & Astronomy - 12213

Job Open Date 09/18/2017

For Best Consideration Date 01/10/2018

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)

Time Limited? No

Number of Months per Year 9

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter 1
  2. Reference Letter 2
  3. Reference Letter 3


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