|Position Title||Assistant Professor of Physics|
|Position Type||Full Time Tenure Track|
|Position Summary||Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU)
invites applications for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor
(other ranks considered) beginning August 2014. The position is
contingent on funding being available.
Southern Polytechnic State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is a residential university with approximately 6,500 students pursuing bachelors and masters degrees in many of the nation’s fastest growing technology fields. The university, located one mile west of 1-75’s Exit 263, is just 20 minutes northwest of downtown Atlanta. Southern Polytechnic is an EOE/ADA/AA Employer.
|Essential Responsiblities||The successful candidate will be expected
to teach standard introductory calculus-based and non-calculus-based
sequences, the related labs, recitations and upper-division physics
As part of the interview process, the search committee will ask the candidate to present a lecture that is comprehensible to students in an introductory physics course. The screening committee will consider feedback from both students and faculty.
|Desirable Knowledge, Abilities & Skills|
|Qualifications||Applicants must have a minimum of a PhD degree in Physics or closely related field.
In addition, a candidate with an active research agenda and previously documented teaching experience is preferred.
|Special Instructions Summary||In addition to the required documents which must be uploaded, please note the following additional information:
-The names, addresses, telephone numbers of three professional references who may be contacted.
All application materials must be submitted online.
The review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
|Proposed Annual Salary||Commensurate with qualifications and experience|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|