Thursday, May 9, 2013

VAP at Univ of Alabama Birmingham

Auto req ID: 28543BR
Faculty Rank: Open Rank
Faculty Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Earning
Faculty Employment Status: Visiting/Temporary Appointment


The UAB Department of Physics, invites applications for a visiting assistant professor to fill a vacancy for one to two years beginning Fall 2013. This full-time temporary, non-tenure track position requires teaching introductory physics courses and possibly introductory astronomy and/or upper-level physics courses. Additional service to the department may include assistance with student advising and graduate TA training. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in Physics or related field. Preference will be given to applicants who have had experience teaching engineering and/or pre-medical students at an introductory level.

Applicants should send CV, a statement of teaching experience, names (inc. address, tel.,fax, and email address) of three or more references and arrange for at least one letter of reference to M. E. Zvanut, Associate Chair, Dept. of Physics, 1530 3rd Ave. S., CH 310, UAB, Birmingham, AL 35294-1170 ( The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

For additional information please refer to:
Online App. Form: iteid=5286&jobId=565888