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Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Deputy Director 8/24/2016

University of California - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA

Company
University of California - Santa Barbara
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
JPF00805-SB
AJE Ref #
575970417
Location
Santa Barbara, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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KAVLI INSTITUTE FOR THEORETICAL PHYSICS DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Job #JPF00805

* Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor - Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open date: August 23rd, 2016
Last review date: December 1st, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: June 30th, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

DESCRIPTION

KAVLI INSTITUTE FOR THEORETICAL PHYSICS
Deputy Director
Job #JPF00805

The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at UC Santa Barbara seeks applications for a Researcher to serve as Deputy Director with a start date as early as September 1, 2017. The Institute is supported principally by the National Science Foundation and has the responsibility of contributing to progress in all areas of Theoretical Physics.

The Institute seeks a person with a proven research record and administrative capabilities. The Deputy Directors work closely with the Director in planning the Institute s research programs and play a prominent role in outreach planning, documentation of outcomes, and in many aspects of administering the Institute. It is expected that a Deputy Director spend one half time in scientific research. The initial term is two years, with the possibility of renewal based on the candidate s availability and performance.

A Ph.D. in physics is required. Additional qualifications include outstanding research in theoretical physics, quality administrative experience, knowledge of interdisciplinary activity in physics, and a commitment to furthering diversity among participants in KITP programs. Strong interpersonal skills are required.

To apply, please go to https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00805

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, and a research statement. Letters of reference will be requested only for final candidates.

To receive full consideration, please apply by December 1, 2016. The position will remain open until filled.

Persons interested in the position, or wishing to nominate candidates, should contact the Director, Professor Lars Bildsten, at bildsten@kitp.ucsb.edu.

The KITP is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

JOB LOCATION

Santa Barbara, CA

REQUIREMENTS

Documents

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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
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Cover Letter
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Statement of Research

References

3 references required (contact information only)