Monday, June 10, 2013

1-year VAP at Bethany College KS

POSITION Full-time one-year faculty in Physics, eligible for tenure-track upon review. Begins August 13th, 2013.

Bethany College is a small college committed to quality liberal arts and science
education. We seek faculty members who share our passion for undergraduate education and who are committed to the mission, values, and identity of the College. To learn about Bethany College, visit http:l/

RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS An enthusiastic, student- and learning-centered approach to teaching is required, and research-based best practices in education and assessment are expected. Primary responsibilities are to teach all level of undergraduate Physics courses and managing labs. Other responsibilities include student advising and mentoring, active participation in recruitment of students, continued professional development and participation in Departmental and campus committees.

QUALIFICATIONS A PhD. in Physics or a related field is required; ABD will he considered. Teaching experience at the college level is expected.

SALARY Contingent upon qualifications.

DEPARTMENT This position is in the Department of Mathematics & Physics. The department provides majors in 3+2 Engineering, Mathematics and Math teaching. Courses taught by the faculty member in this position are required for these majors, and are options for non majors seeking general education requirements.

APPLICATION The initial application should include a letter of application, current vita, and statement of teaching philosophy. Copies of transcripts and letters 3 professional references are requested as soon as possible. Send hardcopy to:

AVP Office
Physics Search
Bethany College
335 E. Swensson Street
Lindsborg, KS 67456-1897

Send applications electronically and/or address questions to: Laura Burgett at (785) 227-33 80 x8104, or

Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled.