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Washington State University Institute for Shock Physics

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Washington State University (WSU) is committed to significant advances in research, innovation, and scholarship through strategic investments in faculty, research infrastructure, and by building on WSU’s research strengths.  The Shock Physics effort at WSU has a long and distinguished record — spanning more than 60 years — of research excellence and rigorous education.  The Institute for Shock Physics (ISP), a highly successful multidisciplinary research organization within the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS), is nationally/internationally recognized for its scientific achievements and leadership in dynamic compression science.

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Institute for Shock Physics, Pullman, WA

Faculty Position (Tenure-Track/Tenured) – Experimental Physics
We are seeking to hire an outstanding individual with a background in Experimental Physics in the area of Dynamic Compression Science for a Faculty position. The Institute seeks a scientist with exceptional promise for, or proven record of, research achievements, and the ability lead new research thrusts and to contribute to the ISP’s role as the pre-eminent academic research organization in the field. The faculty rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) will be determined based on the applicant’s qualifications, record of achievements, and scientific stature.