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Faculty Positions in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

Recruitment Period

Open date: September 20th, 2018
Last review date: Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


University of California, Los Angeles
Faculty Positions in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty appointments in experimental hard condensed matter physics, broadly defined. Qualified applicants at the Associate Professor and Professor levels are also encouraged to apply. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2019. The Department is seeking candidates with demonstrated potential for exceptional research and excellence in teaching. The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. A Ph.D. or equivalent degree is required. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Applicants should apply online via the UCLA Academic Recruit website: Please submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a statement of research accomplishments and plans, and a list of publications. Statements on teaching and contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion are required for a complete application. (Please visit the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion website for Sample Guidance for Candidates on this Statement: At least three, and up to five letters of recommendation are to be submitted through the same website. For more information contact Laurie Ultan-Thomas, administrative analyst, at, or 310-825-3440, or 475 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1547.

For full consideration, applications should be received by January 4, 2019, when the review of applications will commence. Applications will be accepted after that date and until the search is closed. Please refer to tracking number # JPF04045 in all correspondence.

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