Budget Title: Full Professor
Department: C.N. Yang Institute Theoretical Physics
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Required Qualifications: Candidates must have a distinguished reputation for research and graduate training in theoretical physics.
Preferred Qualifications: The ability to attract external funding and leadership potential. A strong vision for the continued development of the C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics.
Responsibilities & Requirements: Stony Brook University seeks a senior faculty appointment in theoretical physics at the level of full professor to occupy the Chen Ning Yang – Deng Wei Chair, now being established. This appointment will be in the C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics, with affiliation to the Department of Physics and Astronomy. The C. N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics was established in 1966 and is named for its founding director. It carries on a proud tradition in front-line research and committed education and training. Its faculty, graduates and postdoctoral alumni are active throughout the international scientific community. Current faculty carry on research in a wide range of theoretical physics, including field and string theory, particle phenomenology, statistical mechanics and quantum information. The research interests of candidates for this position may be in any area of theoretical physics, astrophysics and cosmology.
The Endowed Chair will continue a leading research program, preferably with a strong training component.
Special Notes: This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter and resume/CV to:
CNYITP Search (8330)
C.N. Yang Institute Theoretical Physics
Mathematics Building, Room 6118
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3840
Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 05/30/2014, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.
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Posting Date: 12/02/2013