Job Openings

Deadline: 12/21/2018
Postdoctoral Researcher in Cosmology 2018-2019

Applications are invited for postdoctoral positions in experimental, numerical, observational, and/or theoretical cosmology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, to begin in August 2019. Outstanding applicants will automatically be considered for the Fortner Postdoctoral Research Associateship. Research in cosmology in the departments of Physics and Astronomy at UIUC and at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications includes the early universe, CMB, dark matter, structure formation, numerical cosmology, galaxy clusters, galaxy evolution, cosmological data analysis, and instrumentation development. Faculty members include Peter Adshead, Brian Fields, Jeff Filippini, Gil Holder, Felipe Menanteau, Jesse Shelton, Matt Turk, and Joaquin Vieira. Researchers are active in many experiments, including the Dark Energy Survey, LSST, SPIDER, BICEP/Keck, the South Pole Telescope, and STARFIRE, as well as in the development of future ground-based, balloon, and satellite projects. Applicants should go online at https://my.physics.illinois.edu/join/ to submit their application, which must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, brief description of research interests, and the names, mailing and email addresses of three references. Please contact Betsy Greifenkamp, greifenk@illinois.edu, with any questions. Applications should be posted by December 21, 2018 for full consideration. Any offer for this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check process in accordance with the University of Illinois Background Check Policy. Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. Visit www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu.





Deadline: 1/1/2019
2018 Open Rank Faculty Theoretical Gravitational Search

FACULTY POSITION

THEORETICAL GRAVITATIONAL PHYSICS

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

The Department of Physics invites applicants for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty position in Physics Education Research (PER), beginning as early as August 16, 2019. The PER group at the University of Illinois benefits from its full integration in the physics department, and the ability to work with outstanding students at all levels. The successful candidate is expected to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, have a strong record of publication, and to lead a vigorous research program at the cutting edge of the field. Ideal candidates include those who demonstrate evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service endeavors. For full consideration, application materials must be received by November 22, 2018. Please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu to view the complete position announcement and application instructions.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer

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Deadline: 1/31/2019
2018 Coordinator of Undergraduate Recruiting, Research, and Placement

COORDINATOR OF UNDERGRADUATE RECRUITING, RESEARCH, and PLACEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

The Department of Physics invites applicants for a full-time Coordinator of Undergraduate Recruiting, Research and Placement position. The successful candidate is expected to manage the recruitment of high school students to the undergraduate physics major programs in the Department of Physics at the University of Illinois. Coordinate research opportunities for undergraduate physics majors, both within our department and in external research positions and internships. For full consideration, application materials must be received by October 17, 2018. Please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu to view the complete position announcement and application instructions.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer

The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.edu.






Deadline: 3/1/2019
REU 2019

You must be a U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident (holder of a USCIS Form I-551, "green card") to be eligible to apply for the Illinois REU program.





Deadline: 3/31/2019
2018 Faculty Position Physics Education Research

FACULTY POSITION

PHYSICS EDUCATION RESEARCH

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

The Department of Physics invites applicants for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty position in Physics Education Research (PER), beginning as early as August 16, 2019. The PER group at the University of Illinois benefits from its full integration in the physics department, and the ability to work with outstanding students at all levels. The successful candidate is expected to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, have a strong record of publication, and to lead a vigorous research program at the cutting edge of the field. Ideal candidates include those who demonstrate evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service endeavors. For full consideration, application materials must be received by November 22, 2018. Please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu to view the complete position announcement and application instructions.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer

The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.edu.






Deadline: 3/31/2019
2018 Experimental Quantum Information Science

FACULTY POSITION

EXPERIMENTAL QUANTUM INFORMATION SCIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

TThe Department of Physics invites applications for one or more full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty positions in Experimental Quantum Information Science (QIS), as part of a $15M investment in the new Illinois Quantum Information Science and Technology (IQUIST) center. Physicists from all subfields of QIS, including computation, communication, and sensing, and working with various platforms (e.g, solid state, AMO, fundamental or applied), are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate is expected to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, have a strong publication record, and to lead a vigorous research program at the cutting edge of the field. For full consideration, application materials must be received by November 25, 2018, though later applications will be accepted. Please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu to view the complete position announcement and application instructions

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.edu.