Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Lecturer at Penn State Harrisburg

School of Science, Engineering and Technology
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Physics

Penn State Harrisburg, School of Science, Engineering and Technology invites applications for the full-time, non-tenure track position, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Physics, effective Fall semester 2014.  The successful candidate is expected to teach a broad range of undergraduate courses/labs in Physics, Astronomy, and/or Earth Science.  In addition, all full-time faculty are expected to engage in scholarly activities, participate in University/College and professional service, assist with ABET accreditation processes, and advise undergraduate students.  The minimum qualification is a Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related discipline plus relevant experience.  Preference will be given to individuals who have demonstrated commitment to excellence in college teaching.  Information about the College can be found at
This is a fixed-term appointment with excellent opportunity for re-funding.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a personal statement of teaching philosophy to Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Physics Search Committee, c/o Mrs. Dorothy J. Guy, Director of Human Resources, Penn State Harrisburg, Box: PER-41003, 777 W. Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057-4898 or via e-mail at
HBG-HR@LISTS.PSU.EDU.  Review of applications will begin on November 25, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and diversity of its workforce.