Thursday, June 6, 2013

VAP at Concordia University, WI

Concordia University Wisconsin seeks applicants for a visiting professor in Physics for the 2013-2014 academic year. A search for a full-time faculty member for this position will take place during the upcoming academic year and the candidate hired into the visiting position will be able to apply for the permanent position. This position is in the Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences. A doctorate in physics is preferred although highly qualified applicants possessing significant progress (ABD) toward a doctorate will be considered. Prior teaching experience is desirable. The primary teaching responsibility is a two-semester freshman physics course designed for students majoring in the sciences. The ability to teach an introductory course in astronomy for science education majors is a plus.

Concordia University Wisconsin is a Higher Learning Commission accredited, co-educational, liberal arts institution which offers undergraduate majors, graduate and professional programs, and adult education undergraduate majors. Concordia's attractive campus is located on approximately 200 acres on the shore of Lake Michigan, just 20 minutes north of downtown Milwaukee. Founded in 1881, Concordia's Mequon campus and its 10 Concordia centers are home to over 7,500 undergraduate and graduate/professional, traditional and nontraditional students from 44 states and 26 foreign countries. Concordia is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body, and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world. Concordia seeks faculty dedicated to excellence in college teaching.

Qualified applicants should send the following to the address listed below: 1.) a letter of application; 2.) a curriculum vitae; 3.) a completed Concordia employment application*; and 4.) the names and contact information of three individuals who can be contacted as references. *To download an employment application go to Then, click on "EMPLOYMENT".

Attn: Human Resources, Dept. PHYSICS
Concordia University Wisconsin
12800 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Mequon, WI 53097

Review of applications will begin immediately. Application review will begin July 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.