The Department of Physics at Brown University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, starting in the summer of 2014. This position is part of an initiative for further growth in interdisciplinary science at Brown University, including the recent establishment of the School of Engineering. We seek candidates who have the potential to create a vigorous and sustainable research program at Brown. A strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is also required.
Current research in condensed matter physics at Brown is very active across many topics, including strongly correlated electronic systems, spintronics, quantum liquids and solids, superconductivity, nanoscale physics, quantum phase transitions, ultrafast and quantum optics, semiconductor physics and devices, low temperature detectors, and soft condensed matter.
Application materials including a curriculum vita, a statement of research and teaching plans, and three letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically to https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/21934. Inquiries about this position should be directed to Physfirstname.lastname@example.org or to Prof. Gang Xiao, Chair of Condensed Matter Physics Search Committee, Department of Physics, Box 1843, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912. Applications received by December 1, 2013 will receive full consideration.
Brown is an EEO/AA employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.