Professor of Physics

Harvard University

Position

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Title Tenure-Track Professor in Physics
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department/Area Physics
Position Description
The Department of Physics at Harvard University seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in experimental physics. The areas of interest include: experimental particle or fundamental precision physics, broadly interpreted. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2024. The tenure-track professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Basic Qualifications
Doctorate or terminal degree in Physics or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins.
Additional Qualifications
Strong research record and a commitment to undergraduate teaching and graduate training.
Special Instructions
The search committee plans to begin its deliberations on November 20, 2023. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. 

Please submit the following materials:
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching/advising statement (describing teaching philosophy and practices)
4. Research statement
5. Statement describing efforts to encourage diversity, inclusion, and belonging, including past, current, and anticipated future contributions in these areas.
6. Names and contact information of 3-5 referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate’s application has been submitted. Three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is considered complete only when at least three letters have been received. At least one letter must come from someone who has not served as the candidate’s undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral advisor.
7. Publications or copies of creative works, if applicable

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Contact Information
Search Committee
c/o Jolanta Davis
Academic Program Specialist
Department of Physics
Harvard University
17 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Contact Email jmdavis@fas.harvard.edu
Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.
Minimum Number of References Required 3
Maximum Number of References Allowed 5
Keywords
assistant, associate, faculty, instructor, tenure track
Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England
Experimental physics, experimental particle, fundamental precision physics

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research
  5. Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Course Evaluation
  2. Sample Syllabus
  3. Other