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Stanford University Faculty Position in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics

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Palo Alto, California
The Department of Physics at Stanford University is seeking applicants for a faculty position in the area of atomic, molecular and optical (AMO) physics. We encourage applicants for tenure track Assistant Professor and Associate Professor (tenured or tenure track) appointments. Applicants should exhibit the potential (if tenure track) or a demonstrated track record (if tenured) of leading innovative research efforts. Applicants with research focus in any branch of AMO physics will be considered. Applicants should also be, or show promise of becoming, excellent teachers at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The term of appointment would begin on or around September 1, 2012.

Applicants must send materials to the search committee, chaired by Professor Mark Kasevich, through AcademicJobsOnline. Candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, publication list and research plan, and arrange to have three letters of reference submitted online at

The due date for the submission of all materials, including letters of reference, is December 15, 2011. Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women and members of minority groups, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions.