ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PHYSICS
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY
GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY
The Department of Physics and Astronomy seeks to fill a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor for the 2012-13 academic year. The department seeks an individual with a record of accomplishment in physics education research. The department presently consists of 22 faculty members with major research groups in condensed matter physics, biophysics, and astronomy. The successful applicant should have the following minimum requirements: (1) Ph.D. degree in physics or related field; (2) post-doctoral and research/teaching experience commensurate with rank; and (3) evidence of the ability to establish and maintain a successful research program in physics education research which complements existing research programs in the department and shows a high probability and/or evidence for obtaining extramural funding. In order to receive full consideration, applications should be received by Jan 15, 2012 and should include a cover letter, CV, and the names of three references. These should be sent to the attention of H. Richard Miller, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State University, University Plaza, Atlanta, GA 30303 (firstname.lastname@example.org). This position will remain open until filled. Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution, and an EEO/AA employer.