Monday, October 28, 2013

TT at Knox College, IL

Knox College invites application for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor to start September, 2014.  Candidates should have, or be near completion of a Ph.D. in Physics or a related field, and have enthusiasm for teaching all levels of undergraduate Physics and directing undergraduate research; field open.  Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, statements about their teaching and research interests, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to Prof. Thomas Moses, Physics Department, Knox College, Galesburg, IL 61401.  ( The selection process will begin on December 1 and continue until the position is filled.  The Physics Department is committed to and has a strong record in encouraging students from underrepresented groups, particularly women, to pursue a major in physics, and applications from women and members of other underrepresented groups are especially welcome.
Knox College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college with a student body of 1400 and a three-member Physics Department.  Founded in 1837 in Galesburg, Illinois, Knox College enrolls students from 48 states and 51 countries who have a strong passion for and commitment to intellectual community and experiential education. Knox College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.