The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Appalachian State University (www.physics.appstate.edu) invites applications for a full-time 11 month Astronomy Lab Instructor and Lab Support Position with a starting date of July 1, 2011. Applicants must hold an M.S. or higher in Astronomy, Physics, or a related field.
The duties associated with this position will be a combination of teaching in the introductory astronomy laboratory, providing support for the laboratory program and conducting outreach activities for schools, teachers, civic groups and the general public utilizing Appalachian’s “GoTo Astronomy Lab” Facility (http://www.dancaton.physics.appstate.edu/GoToLab/index.htm). The successful applicant will be under the direct supervision of one of the tenured/tenure track astronomy faculty.