Assistant Professor in Low-Energy Tests of Fundamental Physics

The Northwestern Physics Department is soliciting applications for a faculty member at the assistant professor level, able to set up and lead important and visible experimental research programs that fit within the mission of its new Center for Fundamental Physics at Low Energy,  The CFP specializes in small-scale, low-energy measurements that investigate the particles, interaction, and symmetries of the universe.  Interest in and ability to teach physics effectively is also essential.  The preferred start date for this position is September 1, 2018.

Interested applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and both a research and a teaching statement.  They should also arrange for a minimum of three reference letters to be sent in support of their application.  Applications and questions about the position should be addressed to the CFP director, Prof. Gerald Gabrielse.  For questions about the application process, contact Laura Nevins at  Applications will be considered starting on November 15, 2017.

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Application Instructions

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