Assistant Professor Of Physics The Department of Physics at Utah State University is seeking a mathematical physicist to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor opening in Fall 2014. The targeted research area for this position is one or more of: mathematical relativity, classical and quantum field theory, string theory, topological field theory, integrable systems, differential geometry, mechanics and dynamical systems, geometric methods in physics, or a closely related area.
The department is looking for a scientist who can complement/support the efforts of the Geometry, Mathematical Physics and Computer Algebra (GMPCA) group, consisting of Charles Torre in the Department of Physics and Ian Anderson, Mark Fels, Zhaohu Nie, Nathan Geer, all in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
Qualifications1. Applicants must have a terminal degree in Physics or a closely related field.
2. Candidates should be able to teach a wide variety of physics courses - and possibly some mathematics courses - at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Apply for this Position
Along with online application, please attach:
1. A current Curriculum Vitae
2. Letter of Intent
3. Research Statement
4. Teaching Philosophy
5. The names and email addresses of three references. (Your references will be sent an email from USU, asking them to upload a letter of recommendation on your behalf)
*A background check will be conducted on the successful applicant for this position.
Applicants must apply using the online system, but requests for further information and inquiries can be addressed to:
Search Committee Chair
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2013.
It is recommended that you have all required documents ready to attach before you click on the "apply for" link.