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Job ID: 8060
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares
responsibility for committee and department assignments including
administrative, supervisory, and other functions.
Queensborough Community College offers a unique opportunity for
research involving undergraduates in a community college setting and was
the first NSF sponsored REU physics site at a community college. Among
the active areas of research are astronomy, biophysics, imaging, and
physics education. The Physics Department co-sponsors the A.S. in
Engineering Science and the A.S. in Liberal Arts and Sciences
(Mathematics and Science). For more information see www.qcc.cuny.edu/Physics
Teach courses in physics at all levels up to and including modern
physics and introductory astronomy. Mentor and advise students; work
with the department in the evaluation, implementation, and assessment of
courses and pedagogy. Participate in Departmental and College
activities including committees, curriculum development and preparation
of grants. Continued scholarly activities and publications are required
for tenure and promotion. Successful candidate may be required to
teach some night and possibly Saturday classes.
Teaching experience, preferably at the college level, and
demonstrated experience working with diverse populations. Ability to
establish a research program with student participation.
For Assistant Professor:
degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the
ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement,
and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
degree in area(s) of expertise, and/or active progress toward a
Doctorate, or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach
successfully, interest in productive scholarship or achievement, and
ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.
Salary is commensurate with experience and credentials.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package
covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid
parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and
support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our
commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
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should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.
Applicants must submit (1) a plan on how they will implement the results
of PER in their teaching; and (2) a research plan that either involves
students with research or is for physics education research.
July 5, 2013
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