2019 Employment Opportunities

The Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for the Faculty positions listed below to start on July 1, 2019. 

Research Faculty are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in physics or a related field, a record of original research accomplishments, and the potential to develop a successful independent research program. 

Applications should include a full curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research, teaching philosophy and letters from three professional references. A statement addressing potential contributions of the applicant to diversity may be included. Review of applications will commence on January 1, 2019, with appointment to begin July 1, 2019. Salary is commensurate with education & experience. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Faculty Searches in Physics and Astronomy(2019)
Advancing Faculty Diversity in Physical Science (Assistant and Mid-level Professor in Theoretical or Experimental Physics) Description Link
Assistant or Mid-level Professor Position in Particle Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Gravitational Waves Description Link
Academic Coordinator II Description Link


Postdoctoral Searches in Physics and Astronomy(2019)
Postdoctoral Scholar in Condensed Matter Theory Description Link
Earth Futures Fellowship Description Link


Project Scientist (2019)
Assistant Project Scientist Description Link