Open Position: Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Experimental Biological Physics

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The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Missouri invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning on September 1, 2019.  The position carries a competitive salary and startup funds. Applications from all areas of experimental biological physics, broadly defined, are welcome. The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding potential to become a leader in the field who will establish an externally funded research program and excel as a teacher at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department has existing strengths in astrophysics, biological physics, and condensed matter physics, and also has close ties with the University of Missouri Research Reactor, the most powerful reactor on a university campus in the U.S. Apply on-line at: Use the online application (JobID 27890) and be prepared to upload your CV, a brief cover letter, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three references. Applicants may contact the Chair of the Biophysics Search Committee c/o Matt Laffey, with any questions about the job duties.  Contact Human Resource Services for any questions about the application process.  Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students.  We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and to our core campus values.  The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.