Monday, September 17, 2012
TT at Grand Valley State University
The Physics Department at Grand Valley State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin August 2013. Candidates will hold a Ph.D. in physics and must have a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate education, an enthusiasm for teaching across the curriculum, and the ability to engage undergraduate students in research. Ability to support departmental goals of expansion into optics, biophysics, nuclear physics, or astrophysics is an asset. In the spirit of liberal education, we are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Application includes cover letter, CV, 1-2 page statement of teaching philosophy and experience, 1-2 page summary of research/scholarly plans that involves undergraduates, and three recommendation letters. Apply electronically at www.gvsujobs.org. More information can be found at www.gvsu.edu/physics/. Review of applications will begin November 9, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. GVSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.