The Department of Physics at Bryn Mawr College invites
applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor
position to begin August 1, 2022. We seek an experimentalist
in physics, applied physics, or a related field to complement the
department’s experimental research programs in atomic physics,
condensed matter physics, and plasma physics, as well as
theoretical programs in astrophysics and high-energy physics. The
successful candidate will contribute to the development and
teaching of a diverse and inclusive curriculum, including
interdisciplinary programs and college-wide initiatives such as the
360 Program and the Emily Balch Seminars. This candidate will
also engage in independently defined, externally funded research in
collaboration with both undergraduate and graduate students.
Candidates must have completed all Ph.D. requirements by the start
date. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover
letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, research plan that
includes a start-up budget and a description of how undergraduate
and graduate students can participate in this research, and
statement of demonstrated commitment to diversity and
inclusion. Please submit your application to the Physics
Search Committee via Interfolio at: https://apply.interfolio.com/90034.
In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to
be submitted via Interfolio to the Physics Search Committee.
Applications received by October 1, 2021 will
receive full consideration.
Recognizing health and safety concerns during this time, the
College will be as flexible as possible in determining the nature
of any interviews or meetings (virtual/remote and/or in-person
interaction) that are conducted for this search.
Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for
women with a vibrant faculty of scholar-teachers, a talented staff,
and intellectually curious students eager to make a difference in
the world. The College is committed to increasing the
diversity of its students, faculty, staff, and curricular offerings
with a particular focus on enhancing ethnic and racial diversity
and advancing social justice and inclusion. We believe
diversity strengthens our community and enriches the education of
our students. We have a student body of 1,300 undergraduates
(32 percent are U.S. students of color and 19 percent are
international students). There are 340 graduate students in
coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities, and
science. Bryn Mawr College is located in metropolitan Philadelphia
and enjoys strong consortial relationships with Haverford College,
Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr
College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from
underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to