Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Physics

New Haven, Connecticut (US)
September 14 2018
54024-Interfolio, Jr Exp Mat Phy
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Yale University – Department of Applied Physics

Yale University seeks to recruit an experimental materials physics faculty member at the ASSISTANT PROFESSOR level to the Department of Applied Physics at the intersection of materials science and condensed matter physics. The anticipated start date is July 2019. The Department has a history of supporting high quality interdisciplinary research, blending together basic and applied physics and seeks creative teacher-scholars.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline and an outstanding record of research that demonstrates originality in addressing significant questions in basic and/or applied physics.  We expect a successful candidate to establish an active research group studying the physics of novel materials, be an interactive member of the faculty, participate in interdisciplinary research and training, and excel in graduate and undergraduate teaching.

Applicants should create a profile at and upload in PDF format (i) a curriculum vitae (CV), (ii) a cover letter, (iii) a statement of research plans, (iv) a teaching statement, (v) up to five reprints of published work(s).  Applicants should also arrange for (vi) three reference writers to upload their letters of recommendation to Interfolio.

For further information contact Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2018 and continue until the position has been filled. Yale University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.