Middle East Tech. U., Ankara

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Application deadline:
Contact: Recruitment Committee (
Job category: Faculty/Tenure track
Research field:
Astrophysics, Condensed Matter, General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology, High Energy Physics - Experiment, High Energy Physics - Lattice, High Energy Physics - Phenomenology, High Energy Physics - Theory, Mathematical Physics, Nuclear Experiment, Nuclear Theory
More information:
ID: 3619


Department»Job Opportunities

Academic Staff Recruitment

Department of Physics of Middle East Technical University (METU) invites applications for faculty positions(1) at the Assistant Professorship level. Applications at the Associate Professorship or Full Professorship level from candidates with commensurate experiences and accomplishments are also welcome. Applicants are expected to have postdoctoral experience, a solid research background with a strong publication record in one of the current experimental/theoretical research areas of the department:

  • Astrophysics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Particle Physics
  • Photonics and Optoelectronics
  • Plasma Physics

or any other field that may strongly interact with the department’s ongoing research efforts. 

Members of the department are expected to pursue a vigorous research program, attract external research funding, and contribute strongly to the department’s teaching program both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. A proven record of good command of written and spoken English is also required as this is the medium of instruction in all METU programs. Interested candidates are invited to submit an application package including a CV, publication list, outline of current and future research interests, teaching philosophy, and name and address of two recommenders, who may provide a detailed assessment of the candidate’s academic achievements, through the department’s application site indicated below.

(1) Offer of position is subject to the sanction of the relevant government agency.



16 April 2017
(23:59:59 TUR)

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