Faculty Positions in Natural Sciences, Dedman College

Southern Methodist University

Dedman College is accepting the following applications for positions to begin August 1, 2024:

Assistant Professor of Anthropology – Tenure Track (Position #50064)
Assistant Professor of Biology – Tenure Track (Position No. 0050343)
Education:  Ph.D. at time of appointment
Application Due Date: October 13, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/131226
Specialization:  research interests that broadly complement existing faculty research in the areas of neurobiology, immunology, cancer biology, developmental biology, epigenetics, biochemistry, or viral infectious diseases

Assistant Professor of Chemistry (Theoretical/Computational) – Tenure Track (Position #50554)
Education:  Ph.D. in Chemistry or field related to theoretical chemistry field is required
Application Due date:  Review begins October 15, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/128541
Specialization: The successful candidate should have a track record of outstanding research and peer-reviewed publications. Effective teaching, mentoring and service that includes PhD students, postdocs, and undergraduates.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry (All Areas of Chemistry) – Tenure Track (Position #51413)
Education:  Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field is required
Application Due date:  Review begins October 15, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/128540
Specialization: The successful candidate should have a track record of outstanding research and peer-reviewed publications. Effective teaching, mentoring and service that includes PhD students, postdocs, and undergraduates.

C.M. Matthews Endowed Chair – Tenured (Position No. 0050601)
Education:  Ph.D. in the geosciences or closely related field at the time of appointment
Application Due Date:  December 1, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/133668
Specialization: Seeking applicants who conduct innovative, interdisciplinary and quantitative research programs across all fields of geology and are especially interested in candidates working in emerging areas across disciplinary boundaries whose expertise contributes to department strengths

Lecturer of Earth Sciences – Non-Tenure Track (Position #51161)
Education:  Ph.D. in some discipline of geology is required
Application Due date:  Review begins October 31, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/132086
Specialization: Candidates with interest in pedagogy and curricular issues related to the earth sciences for undergraduates are encouraged to apply.

Assistant Professor Physics (Astrophysics / Cosmology) – Tenure Track (Position #52601)
Education: Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or a closely related field; postdoctoral experience; and a record of research excellence.
Application Due Date: Review begins October 20, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/132829
Specialization: The successful candidate will develop a vigorous research program, supervise graduate students, and teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Assistant Professor Physics (Experimental Particle) – Open Rank (Position #52906)

Education: Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or a closely related field; postdoctoral experience; and a record of research excellence.
Application Due Date: Review begins October 15, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/133083
Specialization: We especially encourage candidates who are currently active in an LHC experiment, and who have the ability to leverage the substantial aforementioned resources. The successful candidate is expected to be successful in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Open Rank Professor of Statistics & Data Science – Tenure Track/Tenured (Position #5748)
Education: Ph.D. in Statistical Science or related field is required
Application Due Date: Review begins November 27, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/128580
Specialization: Candidates with outstanding qualifications in statistics and data science and a commitment to interdisciplinary research and inclusive teaching are encouraged to apply.  This position is part of a strategic cluster hire.  Faculty will teach in our statistics and data science programs and collaborate with faculty in other cluster areas.

PostDoctoral Position in Biological Sciences – Post Doc – (Position No. 00053946)
Education: Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent
Application Due Date:  Open* http://apply.interfolio.com/126337
Specialization:  Highly motivated and capable of working independently with a strong background in neurosciences, molecular biology techniques (including protein and RNA work), and/or mouse behavioral analysis

PostDoctoral Positions in Chemistry – Post Doc- (Position Nos. 00054980 and 0052467)
Education:  Completed requirements for a doctoral degree in chemistry or related field by start date
Application Due Date:  Open* http://apply.interfolio.com/131046
Specialization:  Qualified candidates from multiple background (e.g. chemistry, physics, computer science, mathematics) are welcome to apply

PostDoctoral Positions in Chemistry – Post Doc – (Position Nos. 00052516 and 00053660)
Education:  Completed requirements for a doctoral degree in Chemistry or related field by start date
Due Date:  Open* http://apply.interfolio.com/131197
Specialization:  Qualified candidates from multiple background (e.g. chemistry, physics, computer science, mathematics) are welcome to apply

PostDoctoral Fellow in Earth Sciences (Seismotectonics/Paleoseismology) – Post Doc – (Position No. 54975)
Education:  Ph.D. in Earth Science, Geology, Seismology, Geophysics or related field required before the start date
Application Due Date: September 15, 2023*  http://apply.interfolio.com/130300
Specialization:  Experience with analysis and interpretation of multichannel seismic reflection data (marine and/or land); Experience with analysis of desiment cores; Command of Matlab or Python programming languages and version control

PostDoctoral Positions in Mathematics – Post Doc – (Position Nos 0054983 and 00054984)
Education: Candidates must have a Ph.D.
Due Date:  Review begins September 18, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/130840
Specialization:  Expertise in one or more of high-performance computing, numerical analysis, and simulation of differential equations.

PostDoctoral Position in High Energy Particle Physics – Post Doc (Position No. 00053639
Education:  Completed requirements for a doctoral degree in physics or related field by start date
Application Due Date:  Review begins October 6, 2023* http://apply.interfolio.com/131874
Specialization:  Experience in particle physics research with the ATLAS or CMS detectors at the LHC.

PostDoctoral Fellow in Physics – Post Doc (Position No. 00054974)
Education:  Completed requirements for a doctoral degree in physics or related field by start date
Application Due Date: Review begins September 30, 2023*  http://apply.interfolio.com/130848
Specialization:  Interest in making significant contributions to graduate programs and mentorship of students; research which has led to publication in refereed journals and/or international venues; Experience in VHDL/Verilog;

*Applications will be continued to be accepted until position is filled.

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Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.

For further information, see:
http://www.smu.edu/Dedman/FacultyAndStaff/FacultyandStaffRecruitment

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