We're Hiring New Faculty!

The BYU Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for two faculty positions to begin August 2021.  The application deadline is October 15, 2020.  Further information on how to apply may be found at http://yjobs.byu.edu/ under Faculty Positions posting number 91597.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in astronomy or physics, evidence of a strong and independent research agenda, and a clear commitment to both undergraduate and graduate teaching.  We especially welcome applicants specializing in the areas of secondary-educator training or bio/medical physics. We will also consider applicants specializing in other areas that strengthen or complement existing research programs.

Faculty members will be expected to provide excellent teaching and research mentoring at the undergraduate and graduate levels and participate in various forms of service to the department, university, and their research community. Successful applicants will also be expected to develop externally-funded research programs of significance and publish in high-quality, peer-reviewed journals.