Arkansas State University

                Arkansas State University invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
position starting Aug.16, 2006 in Theoretical Nuclear Physics/Astrophysics.
                Arkansas State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong
institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.  In
pursuit of this commitment, we are seeking a faculty member with an earned doctorate in physics, preferably
with postdoctoral research experience in theoretical nuclear physics and/or astrophysics. The successful
candidate will be expected to develop a research program strengthening existing programs in the department
in nuclear reaction theories and/or nuclear astrophysics, establish an externally funded research program
involving students, and demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and service.
                Arkansas State University is located in Jonesboro, 65 miles northwest of Memphis, TN and
130 miles northeast of Little Rock, AR. Jonesboro, with a population of approximately 55,000, provides an
excellent quality of life, good public schools, and a reasonable cost of living.  ASU enrolls over 9,000
undergraduate and about 1,500 graduate students.
                Review of applications will begin on Dec.1, 2005 and will continue until the position is
filled. Applicants should submit electronically a letter of application, their resume, research plan and
statements of teaching philosophy. At least three reference letters should be sent directly to: Dr. Bao-An
Li (, Chair, Physics Faculty Search Committee, Arkansas State University, P. O. Box 419,
State University, AR  72467-0419, USA.