Tuesday, October 25, 2011

TT at University of California, Santa Barbara

Tenure-Track Lecturer Position

The Department of Physics and the College of Creative
Studies (CCS) at the University of California, Santa
Barbara are seeking a Lecturer with Potential Security of
Employment, with a joint appointment to begin in Fall 2012.
Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in physics or a
closely related field. This position will involve teaching
a range of courses in the Department of Physics, primarily
at the introductory level for students of engineering
and the sciences, and in CCS, which, with the department,
runs an intensive program for gifted and highly motivated
majors. The successful candidate will be expected to
share responsibility for the CCS program's instruction
at all levels, curriculum development, recruiting,
and advising. It is our goal to hire a colleague
with demonstrated teaching ability who is committed
to a career as a leader of our undergraduate programs.
Further information about physics at UCSB can be found at
http://www.physics.ucsb.edu and http://www.ccs.ucsb.edu.
Candidates should submit a statement of teaching interests,
a CV, and a list of publications, and should arrange for
at least three letters of recommendation to be submitted
directly to the department. All materials should be
sent as PDF attachments to searches@physics.ucsb.edu with
the subject line "Application for Lecturer in Physics."
Applications will be considered starting November 15,
2011, and will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Department is committed to identifying excellent
candidates who can contribute to the diversity of the
academic community. The University of California is an
EO/AA Employer.