Tenure-track Faculty Position
The NanoScience Technology Center (NSTC) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position (Assistant, Associate, Full Professor) in the area of nanosciences with emphasis on scalable nanomanufacturing and prototype fabrication, nanoelectronics, nano environmental health and safety, nano-biotechnology, or other cutting edge nanotechnology fields. A suitable candidate must have a Ph.D. degree and is expected to teach in their related discipline.
The search will be conducted jointly by the NSTC and the Advanced Materials Processing and Analysis Center, which together consist of 28 faculty (10 NSF CAREER, ONR YIA, DARPA YIA), and over 120 graduate students, PostDocs and staff. Competitive packages are available, and collaboration with researchers in academic departments, schools, and centers, including College of Medicine, Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL), Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC), and Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences is encouraged. There are plenty of collaboration opportunities with other institutes and research centers located within a few miles from the UCF campus, including Siemens Energy, Lockheed Martin, Florida Hospital, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, Nemours Children Hospital, VA, and the MD Anderson Cancer Center. UCF has over 60,000 students and is a comprehensive research and education institute.
Candidates should apply before October 3, 2013. The online application at https://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/35521 requires a CV, research plans, teaching philosophy, and list of three references. For questions please contact NSTCsearch@ucf.edu. Only online applications will be considered.
Conduct independent research in nanoscience, collaboration in scientific projects, teaching and training of undergraduate and graduate students.
Position Minimum Qualifications
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in a science or engineering discipline from an U.S. accredited institution and are expected to teach in their discipline.
Candidate with background in the area of nanosciences with emphasis on scalable nanomanufacturing and prototype fabrication, nanoelectronics, nano environmental health and safety, nano-biotechnology, or other cutting edge nanotechnology fields.
More Information and Application
UCF is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. As an agency of the State of Florida, UCF makes all application materials, including transcripts, and selection procedures available for public review upon request.