Assistant Professor of Astronomy

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Current state: Approved and Notify DPS Secretary
Department: Astronomy
City: Ithaca
State/Province: NY
Country: USA
Contact Person: Ira Wasserman
Contact Email: [email protected]
Institution: Cornell University
Application Due Date: Tuesday, November 01 2016
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The Cornell University Astronomy Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment to begin July 1, 2017. We will consider applications from observers, experimentalists and
theorists working in any area of astronomy, but particular areas of interest are cosmology, extragalactic astronomy, extrasolar and solar system planetary science, and relativistic astrophysics, including gravitational wave astronomy and astrophysics.

Applicants should upload their applications, including a CV, list of publications, statement of research interests, and statement on teaching plans and philosophy to

Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted to Academic Jobs Online.

Inquiries may be sent to Ira Wasserman ([email protected]), chair of the department.

Cornell University is anĀ  Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator. Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.