Nanoscience Careers

This posting expires on: 04/30/2013

Organization Description:

The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering is searching for a faculty member at the rank of Tenured or Tenure Track Open Rank Professor for the Nanoscience Department. JSNN is a collaboration of North Carolina A&T State University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. JSNN has two interdisciplinary Nanoscience degree programs, including a Professional Science master’s (PSM) in Nanoscience and a Ph.D. in Nanoscience, as well as an M.S. and Ph.D. in Nanoengineering. The unique environment of JSNN also enables the pursuit of corporate collaborative relationships that serve as a “reactor” for emerging technologies and fosters an environment conductive to discovery.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro chartered in 1891 is a public, coeducational, doctoral granting, residential university. UNCG has an enrollment of more than 18,000 students on-campus and over 950 students in distance learning programs from 49 states and from more than 70 countries. UNCG is a community of more than 2,000 employees, large enough to support individual career success. UNCG offers a comprehensive benefits package including but not limited to: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Retirement and more.


Job Description:

The JSNN’s Nanoscience Department is looking for a researcher/educator with demonstrated scholarship potential in one or more of the physical sciences and a commitment to interdisciplinary research and teaching.  This Nanoscience faculty position will complement the JSNN’s existing expertise across six current research platforms, which include: Nanomaterials, Nanobiology, Nanobioelectronics, Nanometrology, Nanoenergy, and Computational Nanotechnology.  Additionally, this position will develop and teach leading edge nanoscience related courses and facilitate dynamic engagement with relevant industries.”

Notes: International Candidates will be considered.


The successful candidate will have earned a doctorate in a relevant physical science, (i.e. materials science, chemistry, physics, math, and/or analytical sciences; and have demonstrated a research interest in one or more of JSNN’s research platforms: nanomaterials, nanochemistry, nanoenergy, nanometrology, nanophysics, nanobiology/nanomedicine, and computational technology. Additionally, applicants are expected to have a demonstrated record of funding and publication, and have at least two years of post-doctoral experience.