Job Opening

Tenure Track Assistant Professor


The Physics Department invites applications from experimentalists for an Assistant Professor position with teaching duties starting September, 2014. A more senior appointment is possible in exceptional circumstances. Ph.D. required; postdoctoral research experience preferred.

We seek an energetic individual eager to teach throughout the undergraduate curriculum and to involve undergraduates in experimental physics research. Startup funds will be available.

Williams is a highly selective, private, coeducational, liberal arts college. For the current faculty and the postgraduate plans of recent majors see http://physics.williams.edu. The College is working to increase the ethnic and gender diversity of its science majors and seeks individuals who can help us meet those goals.

Applications should be submitted via https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/22001 and include a c.v., a statement of research plans, a statement of teaching interests and two (or more) letters of reference. Those completed by November 15 will receive full consideration.

Kevin Jones
Department Chair

Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive. All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check, see http://dean-faculty.williams.edu/prospective-faculty/background-check-policy.