Tenure Track Professor in Astronomy/Astrophysics

The Department of Physics at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in astronomy/astrophysics. We encourage candidates working in any area of astronomy/astrophysics to apply. The Department is committed to diversity in all its forms, and we particularly encourage applications from prospective faculty who can enhance the diversity of backgrounds and ideas in our group.

The current astronomy/astrophysics faculty at Notre Dame have expertise in exoplanets, protoplanetary disks, interstellar and circumgalactic gas, metal-poor stars, supernovae and transients, nuclear astrophysics, and cosmology as well as in instrumentation and numerical techniques. Notre Dame astronomers enjoy guaranteed access to the Large Binocular Telescope and the Keck telescopes, and on-campus research computing and engineering resources are readily available.

We seek faculty members committed to developing and sustaining an environment of inclusive excellence in research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to develop a highly successful research program, attract independent research funding, teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, and engage with students from diverse backgrounds. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent advanced degree. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s experience and research accomplishments. The expected start date is August 2021.

The Department of Physics at Notre Dame has 39 tenured and tenure-track faculty; another 21 research, teaching and concurrent faculty; more than 100 graduate students; and about 120 undergraduate physics majors. Additional information about the department and the College of Science can be found at http://physics.nd.edu and http://science.nd.edu respectively.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, list of publications, detailed research plans, and a statement of teaching and mentoring. Candidates must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin on November 15, with a final deadline of December 15.

The Department is committed to diversifying its faculty and encourages applications from women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups.

Apply via Interfolio https://apply.interfolio.com/78454

 

Tenure Track Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

The Department of Physics at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics. Applications from tenured/senior researchers will also be considered. The condensed matter group at Notre Dame consists of 7 experimental and 4 theoretical faculty, doing research in hard condensed matter, quantum materials, complex networks, and biophysics. We seek faculty members committed to developing and sustaining an environment of inclusive excellence in research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to develop a highly successful research program, attract independent research funding, teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, and engage with students from diverse backgrounds. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent advanced degree. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s experience and research accomplishments. The expected start date is August 2021. 

The Department of Physics at Notre Dame has 39 tenured and tenure-track faculty; another 21 research, teaching and concurrent faculty; more than 100 graduate students; and about 120 undergraduate physics majors. Additional information about the department and the College of Science can be found at http://physics.nd.edu and http://science.nd.edu respectively.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, list of publications, detailed research plans, and a statement of teaching and mentoring. Candidates must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin on November 1, 2020, with a final deadline of December 31.

The Department is committed to diversifying its faculty, and encourages applications from women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups.

Apply via Interfolio https://apply.interfolio.com/78640

 

Tenure Track Professor in Theoretical Nuclear Physics

The Department of Physics at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in theoretical nuclear physics.

The nuclear theory group at the University of Notre Dame currently includes three faculty members with broad interests in the areas of nuclear astrophysics and ab initio approaches to nuclear structure. Group members actively collaborate with local observers, experimentalists, and theorists and enjoy a close connection to the Notre Dame Nuclear Science Laboratory, an on-campus accelerator facility focused on fundamental and applied low energy nuclear physics (https://isnap.nd.edu).

We seek faculty members committed to developing and sustaining an environment of inclusive excellence in research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to develop a highly successful research program, attract independent research funding, teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, and engage with students from diverse backgrounds. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent advanced degree. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s experience and research accomplishments. The expected start date is August 2021.

The Department of Physics at Notre Dame has 39 tenured and tenure-track faculty; another 21 research, teaching and concurrent faculty; more than 100 graduate students; and about 120 undergraduate physics majors. Additional information about the department and the College of Science can be found at http://physics.nd.edu and http://science.nd.edu respectively.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, list of publications, detailed research plans, and a statement of teaching and mentoring. Candidates must also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation. Review of completed applications will begin on November 15, and will not be accepted after December 15.

The Department is committed to diversifying its faculty and encourages applications from women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups.

Apply via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/78521

 

Postdoctoral Research Associate in High Energy Theory (2 positions)

The Department of Physics of the University of Notre Dame announces two, two-year postdoctoral positions in Theoretical High Energy Physics to begin in Fall 2021. One will be a joint position with Fermilab. Both positions are renewable for a third year contingent on funding and performance.

The faculty of the Notre Dame High Energy Theory group includes A. Delgado, C. Kolda, A. Martin, and Y. Tsai. We are joined by a large experimental group with active participation in CMS, DUNE, and IceCube, and with whom we interact regularly. Our group also shares many interests in common with ND's astrophysics and cosmology group, and maintains close ties to Fermilab and to neighboring institutions in Chicago and the greater Michigan-Illinois-Indiana region.

Applicants should submit (electronically) a curriculum vitae, including a list of publications and a statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation through AJO. These correspondences should be submitted by December 1, 2020 in order to receive full attention.

Apply via AJO https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16833

 

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics

The University of Notre Dame Department of Physics welcomes applications for a postdoctoral position in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics to begin in fall 2021. 

The successful candidate will mainly work with Prof. Yi-Ting Hsu on various aspects of emergent phenomena in quantum manybody systems, including topological phases, superconductivity, quantum dynamics, and machine-learning application to condensed matter problems. The individual will also be encouraged to interact and collaborate with local theoretical and experimental condensed matter groups led by Prof. Janko, Prof. Assaf, Prof. Eskildsen, Prof. Furdyna etc., as well as neighboring institutions in Chicago and the greater Michigan-Illinois-Indiana region. The condensed matter group in Notre Dame maintains close ties to Argonne National Lab. 

This position is for two years with possible one-year extension upon mutual agreement. Please submit through AJO: a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a 1-3 page statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation. Applications submitted by December 15, 2020 will receive full consideration. For more information, please contact Prof. Yi-Ting Hsu (yhsu2@nd.edu).

Apply via AJO https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17010

 

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Experimental Astrophysics

The University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics, invites applicants to apply for a position as a postdoctoral scholar working with Professor Justin R. Crepp in experimental astrophysics. The successful applicant will work on projects involving technology development for high-speed adaptive optics systems.

Qualifications include a PhD in physics, astronomy, or a related field, strong communication skills, and leadership qualities. Applicants with a background in instrumentation are encouraged to apply. Support is available for three years although contingent upon performance. Base salary will be commensurate with experience. Funds for moving expenses are available.  

The University of Notre Dame is located in South Bend, Indiana and provides a family friendly environment and affordable cost of living. The successful applicant will receive health care and benefits through Notre Dame's employee program (http://hr.nd.edu/benefits/). More information about being a postdoctoral scholar at Notre Dame can be found at http://postdocs.nd.edu

Apply via AJO https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17079

 

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration.  The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace.  We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity.  Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).