Assistant Research Professor in Photonics | Metropolitan University (Puerto Rico)

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Job Description: 

Título del Puesto / Jobs Title: Assistant Research Professor - Photonics
Convocatoria / Job Posting Number: M0OPN371622
Tipo de Empleo / Employment Type: Profesor(a)
Institución / Institution: Universidad Metropolitana
Departamento / Department: Puerto Rico Photonics Institute (PRPI) - School of Environmental Affairs
Descripción / Job Description: The Universidad Metropolitana (UMET) invites applications to fill a faculty position at the Puerto Rico Photonics Institute in the School of Environmental Affairs. Qualified applicants will be expected to maintain an active research program in addition to fulfilling teaching duties and developing curriculum. Although applicants will be considered in all areas of optics and photonics research, priority will be given to applicants who will contribute to the focus areas at PRPI, atmospheric remote sensing (especially lidar) and aerospace photonics. Applicants with these interests will have excellent opportunities for collaboration with the Space and Atmospheric Sciences group at the Arecibo Observatory. The successful candidate will be expected to help define and implement improvements in curriculum and facilities at PRPI. She or he will be expected to obtain funding for and maintain an independent research program.
Requisitos / Requirements: Doctoral degree in Optics, Photonics, Atmospheric Sciences, Physics, or comparable field is required. The applicant should demonstrate the ability to conduct independent research. Ability to work with diverse individuals is a must. Excellent oral and written communications skills in English are required, and in Spanish are desirable.
Sueldo / Salary: De acuerdo a escala salarial

Fecha de Apertura / Open Date: 07/31/13
Fecha Límite para Solicitar / Due Date: 09/30/13
Procedimiento para Solicitar / How to Apply:

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