Wednesday, February 22, 2012

VAP at Skidmore College

The Department of Physics at Skidmore College invites applications for a two-year, full-time faculty position to begin fall 2012. A Ph.D. is required; prior teaching experience is desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at all levels of the physics curriculum and participate in department events. To be considered for this position; please fill out an online faculty application by April 1, 2012.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Physics is required and prior teaching experience is desirable.

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We encourage applications from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse student populations; women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

To learn more about and apply for this position please visit us online at:

Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college that fosters creative approaches to teaching and learning. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore’s faculty of teacher-scholars are devoted to the instruction and mentoring of approximately 2,400 talented undergraduate men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries.

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.