The Department of Physics at Kansas State University seeks a faculty member in an area of experimental ultrafast laser science who is expected to join the Department of Energy-funded efforts at the J.R. Macdonald Laboratory (JRML). An applicant's AMO physics research focus should thus complement these efforts and fit within the JRML group research theme. Our website provides a brief description of current research and publications in the JRML.
The Department of Physics at Kansas State University is built around 30 highly productive faculty members whose research expertise here at K-State and world-class facilities such as Fermi National Lab, CERN, DESY (German Electron Synchrotron), SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab provides students a wide variety of research experiences.
The successful candidate will be appointed at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Physics Department. The candidate must present credentials that will justify appointment at this level, including a Ph.D. or equivalent in AMO physics or a related discipline, also demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring students and to serving a diverse population Applications, including a cover letter, CV, and statements of research and teaching interests along with a list of references should be submitted to K-State Human Capital Services. Screening of applicants will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community. We are an affirmative action equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background checks required.
Originally posted: 20 Sep 2017