Two Assistant Professors in Theoretical and Experimental Physics at Tulane

Tulane University invites applications for two tenure track Assistant Professor positions (one experimental and the other theoretical) in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics. Preference will be given to applicants who have an outstanding research record in theoretical/experimental physics and whose research complements existing research areas in the department (energy materials, biological materials, quantum materials and devices, photonic devices, polymer physics, computational materials, quantum chaos, optical spectroscopy and nuclear physics). We are also committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching with other faculty in our School of Science and Engineering as well as the School of Medicine, and other Schools at Tulane. The new faculty members may have the opportunity to participate in an anticipated expansion of the materials science and engineering effort at Tulane.

Applicants must possess a doctorate in physics, postdoctoral or comparable experience, demonstrated excellence in research, and a commitment to teaching. The positions will include competitive salaries and startup packages. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a research plan, and contact information for three references to: Assistant Professor Search, Dept. of Physics and Engineering Physics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118. The cover letter should indicate whether the applicant should be considered as a theoretical or experimental candidate. For full consideration, applications should be submitted on or before January 15, 2014. Further information can be found at Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Tulane is committed to providing a family friendly workplace. Inquiries can be directed to Both positions are subject to final budgetary approval.

Tulane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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