Thursday, September 19, 2013

1-year FT at Salem State MA

The department of chemistry and physics seeks a full-time temporary faculty member to teach introductory physics courses for the 2014/2015 academic year. Teaching assignments include introductory physics lectures and laboratories to meet departmental instructional needs. The position is subject to available funding.
The candidate will be responsible for 12 credit hours of instruction in a combination of lecture and laboratory sections as well as academic advising duties. The candidate is also expected to be active in scholarship and in the college community.
Required qualifications include (1) PhD or ABD with significant progress in Physics or a closely related field; and (2) evidence of an ability to teach effectively college level physics courses.
Preferred qualifications: (1) experience in teaching at the college level; (2) experience in and a commitment to teaching in a multicultural, multiracial environment with students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles; and (3) experience with instructional technology and active learning techniques.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, 352 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background check satisfactory to the University. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.
EEO Statement:
Salem State University is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.