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Assistant Professor of Experimental Particle Physics

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Experimental Particle Physics
Requisition Number FTFR001031
Division/College College of Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Tenured/Tenure Track
Posting Date 10/12/2017

The Department of Physics at Northeastern University (,College of Science, invites applications from outstanding candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in experimental particle physics to begin September 2018. Candidates with interest and expertise in experimental collider physics will be considered. The department currently has strong participation in the CMS detector at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and the Assistant Professor will be expected to lead a program of research with CMS.


Applicants must have a doctorate degree in Physics by the start date. The successful candidate must demonstrate an outstanding record of accomplishments in the field of experimental particle physics with a promise for further achievement in research. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, to mentor and lead a team of graduate and undergraduate students, and to teach effectively at undergraduate and graduate levels.

Additional Information

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University and an E-Verify Employer. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Candidates should have demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.

To apply, visit the College of Science website at: and click on the Open Faculty Positions link at the bottom of the page. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. More information regarding this position may be obtained by contacting Search Committee Chair Professor Emanuela Barberis [].

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Research Statement
  5. Teaching Statement
Optional Documents

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