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Deadline: 2014-10-31
Location: Lawrence, Kansas, USA

Faculty Position in High Energy Theory at the University of Kansas

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Kansas seeks applicants for a position in the field of theoretical high energy physics. Both tenure-track Assistant Professor and tenured Associate Professor levels will be considered. Qualifying candidates must have a Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related field and relevant postdoctoral experience. A strong record of research and commitment to excellence in teaching are required. A substantial start-up package is included. Candidates with research interests compatible with the existing high energy theory program are particularly encouraged to apply. The University of Kansas is especially interested in hiring faculty members who can contribute to four key campus-wide strategic initiatives: (1) Sustaining the Planet, Powering the World; (2) Promoting Well-Being, Finding Cures; (3) Building Communities, Expanding Opportunities; and (4) Harnessing Information, Multiplying Knowledge. For more information, see http://www.provost.ku.edu/strategic-plan/initiatives.

For a complete announcement and to apply online, go to https://employment.ku.edu/academic/1702BR or https://employment.ku.edu/academic-jobs and search by key word [THEORY]. A complete online application includes the following materials: cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, and the names, e-mail addresses, and contact information for three references. Applicants should arrange for electronic letters of reference to be sent to Professor H. Feldman, Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Kansas, kuheptheoryprof[AT]ku.edu. Initial review of applications will begin October 31, 2014 and will continue as long as needed to identify a qualified pool.

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