The University of Alabama, Center for Materials for Information Technology
September 6, 2018
Faculty 4-Year College/University
Engineering and Technology: Materials, Physics: Materials
The Center for Materials for Information Technology (MINT) at the University of Alabama invites applications for one faculty position with a specialization of the fields of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials.
Applicants should have a commitment to interdisciplinary research in magnetic materials and magnetic devices. A PhD degree in physics, chemistry, materials science, metallurgy, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, applied mathematics or a closely related discipline is required. Successful candidates will be appointed to a tenure-track position of assistant or associate professor in one of the participating departments and will be expected to teach and perform the duties of a faculty member in the department. Expertise is especially desired in the field of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials or closely related emerging areas, with preferred emphasis on nano/atomic scale materials design, fabrication and characterization.
Review of applications will begin as early as November, 2018.
Search will continue until the position is filled.
Applicants should send the following materials for application through http://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/43794
List of Publications
Statement of Research Interests
Statement on Educational Philosophy
List of references (at least three) including the name, e-mail address, title and affiliation
The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About The University of Alabama, Center for Materials for Information Technology
The Center for Materials for Information Technology is a multidisciplinary research program focusing on new materials for advanced data storage. A major emphasis is on materials for magnetic heads and media, key components in high performance information storage systems. More than 30 faculty from seven academic programs including Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Mathematics, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, and Physics work together to provide students with a broad training in materials performed in a team environment. Research carried out in cooperation with industrial partners prepares students for exciting careers in a rapidly expanding field.
The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists, engineers, and computing
professionals. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American Physical Society (APS Physics), AVS Science and Technology,
IEEE Computer Society, and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma.