Thursday, September 25, 2014

TT/T at Aquinas College MI

Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Physics position starting August 2015. 

Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and professional scholarship, who is committed to make a difference in peoples' lives. 

Teaching load is 12 hours per semester. Related responsibilities include: maintaining office hours, advising students, and participating in departmental and college-wide activities including developing classes. 

Applicants must have Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or closely-related field by the time of appointment. 

We seek an individual who exhibits a strong commitment to teaching physics lectures and laboratories for science and non-science students. Responsibilities include support of biology, chemistry, and mathematics programs, management of the Baldwin Observatory with 16-inch telescope, and participation in research involving undergraduates. Contributions to the ongoing advancement of the sciences at Aquinas will be expected. 

To apply, submit a cover letter addressing your teaching philosophy, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Also include a statement on how you see yourself contributing to the Aquinas College mission. Send all materials to Lori Orlowski, Executive Assistant to the Provost,

November 26, 2014 

Aquinas College is an equal opportunity employer and an inclusive educational community rooted in the Catholic Dominican tradition. Aquinas College provides a liberal arts education with a global perspective, emphasizes career preparation focused on leadership and service to others, and fosters a commitment to lifelong learning dedicated to the pursuit of truth and the common good. Aquinas College values: Faith, Learning, Service and Community.