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  • Tenure Track Faculty Position

    Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University Ithaca, NY

    The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Cornell University is soliciting applications for a tenured or tenure track faculty position. Exceptional candidates are sought, particularly those who will dramatically enhance our core research thrusts, especially in the areas of soft materials. More information on Cornell MS&E's strategic research focus is available at : http://mse.cornell.edu.

    Candidates are expected to currently have or to develop an internationally recognized program of research and teaching in materials science and engineering. Ideal candidates should be able to create strategic interactions between Cornell faculty. Considerable institutional resources are available for the support of the successful applicant's research program and a competitive start-up package can be expected. The successful candidate can expect to benefit from associations with Cornell's many interdisciplinary research centers, facilities, and initiatives, which include a number of national resources. The successful candidate will be expected to excel in the teaching of materials science and engineering and to mentor students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

    The Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the College of Engineering at Cornell embrace diversity and seek candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities and genders. Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. 

    Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. 

    Applications include a resume, statement of teaching and research interests, copies of publications or preprints, and names of several references should be submitted. Applications will be reviewed starting December 1, 2018 and will be accepted until this position is filled. 

    Please Apply Online

    Kyle Page 

    210 Bard Hall
    Ithaca, NY 14853

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  • Research Associate

    Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University Ithaca, NY

    The Jena-Xing Group at Cornell University is seeking a Research Associate scholar to work on molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) of various compound semiconductors, which include nitrides, arsenides, oxides, layered and functional materials and their heterostructures. The successful candidate will report on laboratory activities and accomplishments via presentations and writing manuscripts for publication in peer reviewed journals, and will work with Profs. Debdeep Jena and Grace Xing to oversee and guide the research of graduate students working in the lab. 

    Please apply online. We will begin reviewing and interviewing candidates immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a Cover Letter, CV, two publications that represent their best work, and contact information for three references. 

    The position requires a Ph.D. and extensive experience in MBE growth with a strong background in semiconductor physics; additional expertise with MBE maintenance is preferred. 

    Diversity and inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

    Application Materials Required

    Submit the following items online at the application website to complete your application:

    • Cover Letter 
    • Curriculum Vitae 
    • Two Publications 
    • Three References (no actual letters, just names and email addresses)

    And anything else requested in the position description.

    Further Info:

    Barbara Walpole, bww49@cornell.edu

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