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How to Apply

Applications must include curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research plan including resource requirements and undergraduate student involvement, and the names and contact information (email, phone number, address) of at least three references. Email applications to for Rajib Ganguly, Chair Physics Search Committee, Department of Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics, University of Michigan-Flint, 303 E Kearsley Street, Flint, MI 48502-1950.  Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.


Teaching a wide range of physics courses and advising students.

Developing a research program involving undergraduate students that leads to refereed publications along with securing the necessary resources for that program.

Performing professional service at the department, college, and university levels including student recruitment, as well as engagement of the community.

Required Qualifications*

Minimum requirements are as follows:

Advanced ABD’s who will complete their Ph.D. by the time of appointment will also be considered

Potential for or evidence of high quality teaching in an undergraduate physics program

Record of published research

Desired Qualifications*

Preference will be given to the candidate who has the following qualifications:

Ph.D. in Experimental Physics or closely related discipline.

Potential for high quality teaching in an undergraduate physics program

Record or promise of published refereed research; promise of future productivity

Record or promise of engaged, committed service to the organization

Potential for utilization of the existing research facilities.

Ability to communicate and engage students at UM-Flint, and the community through civic engagement opportunities

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.