Functional Title Assistant Professor
Position Type Tenure Stream
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is searching for an observational astronomer with a commitment to research and teaching.
PhD. or equivalent degree in astronomy, astrophysics, or physics. Experience operating telescopes.
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
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- List of References
- Teaching Philosophy
- Research Statement
- Reference Letter 1
- Reference Letter 2
- Reference Letter 3
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