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Research Faculty Position

The NanoScience Technology Center (NSTC) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando invites applications for a non-tenure track Research faculty position 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. from an accredited institution in a 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, MD Anderson Cancer Center. UCF has over 60,000 students and is a comprehensive research and education institute.

Candidates should apply before October 17, 2013. The online application link can be found at https://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/36399 and requires a CV, research plans, teaching philosophy, and list of three professional references. For questions please contact NSTCsearch@ucf.edu. Only online applications will be considered.

This position is funded by contracts and grants and is contingent upon available funding.

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.

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