Wednesday, July 11, 2012
TT at Montana State
The Department of Physics at Montana State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin on January 1, 2013. We seek an exceptional teacher who will primarily teach lower-division classes in physics and astronomy, and make significant contributions to our undergraduate instructional program. The successful candidate will also mentor graduate students in teaching, and develop an independent research program that complements departmental research interests. Required: Ph.D in Physics or a closely related field; Demonstrated ability to successfully teach undergraduate physics courses; Evidence of potential to conduct independent research. To apply, submit: (1) A letter of application addressing all of the required and preferred qualifications ( see listing at http://www.montana.edu/jobs/faculty/12194-2) ; (2) A complete current curriculum vita, including description of teaching experience; (3) A statement of teaching philosophy; (4) A statement of research plans; (5) The names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three (3) current professional references, to Physics Teaching Search, Department of Physics, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717-3840, firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applicants will begin on September 15, 2012, and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries may be mailed to the address above, or directed to (406) 994-6186. AA/ADA/EEO/Vet Pref Employer.