Friday, March 16, 2012

VAP at Shippensburg University

The Physics Department of Shippensburg University invites applications for a one-year, full-time faculty position starting in August 2012. Responsibilities: Teach physics courses at all levels. In addition, faculty members are expected to perform other duties as assigned in compliance with the collective bargaining agreement.

Required Skills/Qualifications: A Ph.D. is required and prior teaching experience is desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate teaching effectiveness at all levels of the physics curriculum and show evidence of a commitment to understanding diverse populations as a part of the interview process.

Department: Physics

Application Procedure: Qualified candidates should send materials to Search Committee, Department of Physics, Shippensburg University, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, PA 17257 or to Applications should include a curriculum vita and statements describing interests and background related to the position, along with undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial for application, official prior to interview). The applicant should arrange to have three letters of reference sent. All candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. upon appointment, and offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is equal opportunity employer. Individuals from traditionally under-represented populations are encouraged to apply.

Contact: Dr. Michael Cohen

Closing Date: Review of application materials will begin April 9, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.