Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Physics
Posting Link https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/43766
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The Department of
at the University at Buffalo, The State University
of New York is seeking to fill a tenure-track faculty position in
theoretical quantum physics at the level of Assistant or Associate
or Full Professor.
The successful candidate is expected to build an active research
program in the general interdisciplinary area between quantum
physics and information science, such as (but not limited to):
- data science/artificial intelligence-guided quantum materials
design and exploration,
- machine learning assisted study of quantum information science,
- quantum-informed machine learning.
The Department of Physics at UB is entering a period of significant
growth: since 2022, four tenure-track faculty members (an
experimentalist working in MBE growth of quantum materials, an
experimentalist working on novel semiconductors, an experimentalist
working on quantum optics and neutron scattering, and a theorist
working in quantum information processing/many body physics) have
started or will start by the spring of 2024. This current position
is part of a multi-year, multi-faculty recruitment effort in
quantum science and technology supported by the Dean of the College
of Arts and Sciences, the Office of the Provost and the State of
The Department of Physics is a vibrant community with a long
tradition and strong commitment to excellence in research, service,
and teaching. Research interests within the Department span the
traditional disciplines of physics – condensed matter physics,
biophysics, high energy physics and cosmology and non-linear
dynamics. We benefit greatly from collaborative affiliations with
researchers within the College of Arts and Sciences; the Schools of
Engineering, Medicine, and Pharmacy; the Centers of Excellence in
Bioinformatics and Materials Informatics; and the Center for
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- PhD in the Physical Sciences or related fields; post-doctoral
- Applicants are expected to show an active record of funding,
publications, and presentations appropriate to rank.
- Applicants will be expected to be committed to undergraduate
and graduate education.
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Special Instructions Summary
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications
received by September 17, 2023 will be given priority. The search
will continue until the position is filled.
Research statement should describe proposed as well as current
Cover letter and/or teaching statement should address how your
research, teaching, and/or service demonstrate a commitment to
diversity and inclusion through scholarship, educating and
mentoring diverse students, or by improving equity and access to
higher education for underrepresented individuals or groups.
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