[GCC does not award tenure]
Job Summary/Basic Function: Founded in 2005, Georgia
Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of
Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century four-year liberal arts
institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges &
With a current enrollment of over 9,000 students, enrollment is
projected to exceed 13,000 students within three years, including both
residential and commuter students. Located in the greater Atlanta
metropolitan area, GGC provides a student centered, technology-enriched
learning environment. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a
variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care,
education and information technology.
In anticipation of increases in enrollment for the 2014-2015
academic year, GGC invites applicants for faculty positions in Physics
August 1, 2014. The successful candidate will contribute to the teaching
of a variety of undergraduate physics and physical science courses
in support of existing majors in Biology, Information Technology and
Mathematics. The successful candidate will also participate in the
development of new major programs as we grow. A strong commitment to
undergraduate education, student engagement and participation in
undergraduate research, as well as service to the school and community
are expected. Teaching experience is highly desirable.
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits.
to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from
the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview.
Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring
is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and
proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance
of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are
contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as
determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion.
Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is
an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age,
disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D.
applications for assistant, associate and full professor faculty
positions to begin August 1, 2014. Applicants should hold the
doctorate or appropriate terminal degree in their discipline before or
within the semester of the start date. GGC is an institution that
values and encourages innovative teaching. In addition to teaching,
applicants are expected to actively participate in scholarly activities,
extensive student engagement and to contribute in the area of service to
the college and community. Advising and mentoring are expected of
all faculty. In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC
faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive 5 or 3 year
renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be
approved. For more information about our college, please visit our
website at www.ggc.edu.