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Tenure-track and Tenured Faculty Positions

The NanoScience Technology Center (NSTC) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for multiple tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at all levels (Assistant, Associate, Full Professor) in the area of nanoscience and nanotechnology with emphasis on scalable nanomanufacturing (0-3D, with special emphasis on growth), nanomaterials, biological and environmental nanosensors, nano-environmental health and safety, or nano-biotechnology. Strong candidates with research programs in other emerging nanotechnology areas will also be considered. Applicants must have a Ph.D in science, engineering or related disciplines from an accredited institution and will be expected to teach in their respective discipline. In order to obtain the associate or full professor rank, the selected candidate must have a demonstrated record of teaching, research and service commensurate with the department’s tenure criteria.

NSTC consists of 18 faculty (including NSF & NIH CAREER, KO1, ONR YIP, and DARPA YIA award recipients) and over 120 graduate students, post-doctoral associates and research staff members. Collaboration with researchers in academic departments, schools and centers, including the College of Medicine, College of Optics and Photonics and Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL), Advanced Materials Processing and Analysis Center (AMPAC) and Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) is encouraged and supported. Numerous collaboration opportunities are available with external organizations and research centers located within a few miles of the UCF campus, including Siemens Energy, Lockheed Martin, Florida Hospital, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, Nemours Children Hospital, the Veterans Health Administration and the Florida Advanced Manufacturing Research Center.

UCF has over 60,000 students and is a comprehensive research and education institute. Located in Orlando, UCF is at the center of the Florida High Tech Corridor. The corridor has an excellent industrial base that includes software, defense, space, simulation and training, and a world-renowned entertainment industry.

Review of applications will begin on November 17, 2014 and continue until the positions are filled. The online application can be found at https://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/39799. In addition to the application, interested candidates must also submit a CV, a 3-5 page statement of research plans, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, and list of three references with addresses, phone numbers and email addresses. Only online applications will be considered.

For questions please contact NSTCsearch@ucf.edu.

More Information and Application

UCF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

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