Assistant Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
University of Nottingham Department of Physics and Astronomy
United Kingdom

Assistant Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

Closing Date
Wednesday, 24th February 2021
Job Type
Research & Teaching
Physics & Astronomy
£36914 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for the above post. Specifically we seek applicants with research interests in the areas of nanomagnetism and spintronic materials and devices. The successful applicant will build on the strengths of the Nottingham Experimental Condensed Matter Physics and Nanoscience (ECMN) Group. They will be expected to establish an independent programme of research that complements and enhances the spintronics research within the Nottingham ECMN Group, and will have the ambition to develop into an international leader in due course. They will also contribute to the delivery of high-quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. A track record of relevant postdoctoral research is required and prior experience of academic teaching is desirable.

Candidates should have a PhD in physics or a related discipline and a track record of relevant postdoctoral research. Prior experience of academic teaching is desirable.

This is a full time, permanent position. Job share arrangements may be considered. 

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Anthony J. Kent, Email:

Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit;

For all successful international applicants, including EU/EEA applicants from January 2021, we offer an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses to the UK, including visas and the NHS surcharge. For more information follow this link

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