Open Academic Positions

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Temporary Lecturer Positions

Postdoctoral Positions


Tenure-Track Faculty Positions


 


Temporary Teaching Positions


Temporary Lecturer Positions in Physics or Astronomy, 2017-18

The Department of Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara, invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary lecturers to teach courses in general Physics or Astronomy during the 2017-18 academic year, including summer session. Applications will be kept active for consideration for all appropriate vacancies within the department for the 2017-18 academic year, including Summer Session 2017 and Summer 2018.

Main duties will include teaching courses in general physics and astronomy, with the possibility of occasional upper-division teaching opportunities. Applicants should have at least an MA in Physics or Astronomy and teaching experience at the college level.

The position will remain open until October 31, 2017. The pool will close at that time; if you would like to continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application. Appointments for Fall quarter are usually reviewed in June, winter quarter in September, and Spring quarter review will begin in January. To apply, please submit a CV, teaching statement, teaching evaluations (if available) and the names of three references to: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00963.

The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic by law.


Postdoctoral Positions

 

Fundamental Physics Fellows

 

The physics department at the University of California, Santa Barbara is pleased to announce the establishment of a new postdoctoral series. Our goal is to attract an outstanding researcher working on fundamental questions in theoretical physics. The position comes with generous travel and research support, as well as a competitive salary. Preference will be given to applicants working on quantum gravity and related areas.

The positions are for three years, but under exceptional circumstances, could be extended to five years.

Postdocs at UCSB benefit from an active research environment in the department, as well as the presence of the KITP that runs programs in all areas of theoretical physics.

Please apply at the following link.

https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9637

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2017. Late applications may be considered at the discretion of the selection committee.

This position is made possible by a generous donation by a Japanese businessman who wishes to remain anonymous.

The department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.