Friday, March 1, 2013

VAP at Scranton University

Non Tenure Track Position - Visiting Assistant Professor

The University of Scranton invites applications for a one year (renewable for a second year), non-tenure track, leave replacement within the Department of Physics and Electrical Engineering. 
The successful candidate will assume full time teaching responsibilities beginning in the Fall semester of 2013, and will teach a total of 21 lecture and lab credits per academic year.  The successful candidate will have a strong interest in undergraduate teaching, be engaged in a field of physics research in which undergraduates can participate, and will participate in departmental and university service activities.  A doctoral degree in physics or closely related field is required.  Demonstrated command of written and spoken English is required.  Evidence of successful teaching experience at the college level is preferred.
Those interested should apply online at , complete the application and attach the following electronically (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) brief description of approach to and experience in teaching at the undergraduate level, (4) brief plan to establish a research program which includes undergraduate participation, and (5) names and contact information of three professional references.   Complete applications received by March 29, 2013 will be given full consideration.  For more information, please contact Dr. Christine Zakzewski, Chairperson, Department of Physics and Electrical Engineering, at