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Assistant Professor, Tenure Track – Physics and Engineering Physics, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences


Assistant Professor, Tenure Track

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Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences


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Position Summary

The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at The University of Tulsa invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in the fall of 2018.

A Ph.D. in Physics or Engineering Physics or closely related field and the ability to teach at all levels of physics is required. The successful candidate will establish a vigorous externally-funded research program that engages undergraduate majors in both physics and engineering physics as well as PhD physics students. A passion for teaching is essential as is a strong interest in interdisciplinary collaborations. Research areas of particular interest include biophysics and biotechnology, optics and photonics, and nanoscience and technology.

The University of Tulsa is a privately endowed doctoral granting university of approximately 4,600 students located in a metropolitan population of over 930,000. The department, consisting of eight faculty, offers baccalaureate and master’s degrees in Physics and Engineering Physics and a doctoral degree in Physics.

Application Information

Screening of the candidates will begin December 20th and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Tulsa seeks to recruit and retain talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Tulsa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics to apply. The University does not discriminate on the basis of personal status or group characteristic including, but not limited to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, or marital status.

Candidates should electronically send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a detailed, research plan, and a statement of teaching philosophy, together with the names and addresses of at least three references to:   Dr. George P. Miller






The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/ Veteran.