Distinguished Research Professor

New Jersey Institute Of Technology Newark , NJ 07101

Posted 3 days ago


Distinguished Research Professor


Center for Solar Research

Reports To:

Dr. Andrew Gerrard

Position Type:


Position Summary:

Non-tenure track faculty position with primary responsibilities in research in the space sciences and solar-terrestrial physics.

Essential Functions:

Professional Research, which includes: 1) Work conducted to create and add to knowledge in a field, including the advancement of new theories and principles, 2) Expansion and interpretation of existing ideas, theories, and principles, 3) Improvement and application of knowledge, especially in new settings. Open dissemination and professional peer review are essential features of research productivity. This position will be to utilize ground-based FPI instrumentation to observed optical emissions from Earth's upper atmosphere.

Prerequisite Qualifications:

Ph.D. in space sciences or closely related field. Extensive experience in solar-terrestrial physics, with previous/current academic ranks of Professor or higher.

Bargaining Unit:





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