Theory position at Univ. of Colorado, Boulders

Post date: Aug 14, 2010 12:9:17 AM

The Department of Physics at the University of Colorado, Boulder seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in theoretical nuclear physics to begin August 2011. The position is open to any nuclear physics specialization, but especially in the area of QCD and the understanding of extreme phases of nuclear matter. Partial funding of the position is available through the JET Topical Collaboration supported through the U.S. Department of Energy. The candidate is expected to take an active role in undergraduate and graduate teaching, conduct an active research program, and advise Ph.D. students. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. For full consideration all application materials (including CV, research statement, and three letters of reference) should be received by October 1, 2010. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applications are accepted electronically at, posting # 810874. Candidates interested in the position must select apply for this posting, and then submit their personal information (name, address, etc.), voluntary demographic data (gender and ethnicity), and certify that the information is complete. All other required application materials are to be sent to: Nuclear Theory Search Committee, Department of Physics, 390 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0390. The University of Colorado at Boulder is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment. See

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For additional information, please contact Professor Jamie Nagle (, Chair of the Nuclear Theory Search Committee.