Tenure-track Faculty Position - University of Rochester

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Rochester invites applications for a faculty position in experimental quantum coherent science, working in the domains of optical, atomic, molecular, or condensed matter physics. Applicants should have a Ph.D., an outstanding record of research, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and the graduate level. The position is a junior tenure-track appointment; however, applicants at a more senior level will also be considered. We are especially interested in candidates whose research complements or broadens our strong efforts in quantum optics, quantum information, high-precision measurements, and foundational topics in quantum physics.

Each candidate should submit (1) a letter of application; (2) a curriculum vitae including a list of publications; (3) descriptions of research and teaching plans; and (4) should arrange for four letters of recommendation to be sent in support of their application. Further instructions for submission of applictions may be found at:


For more information about the UR Physics and Astronomy Department, see:


Questions about the position can be directed to:

Prof. Andrew N. Jordan

University of Rochester


Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to diversity, and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education. The University of Rochester is an equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applicants from members of minority groups and women. All applications are considered without regard to race, sex, age, religion or national origin. Salary will be competitive.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017