Wednesday, September 17, 2014

TT at Susquehanna, PA

The Department of Physics at Susquehanna University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor beginning in the 2015-16 academic year.
Qualifications: We seek outstanding candidates with an earned Ph.D. in physics or a related field. Relevant post-doctoral research experience is preferred.
Duties and Responsibilities: We are seeking an excellent teacher of physics with a demonstrated record of advising and mentoring undergraduate students in research. The teaching duties may include introductory courses in general physics, and electronics as well as some non-majors courses and upper level electives in the physics major. The successful candidate is expected to initiate and maintain a vigorous research program involving undergraduate students along with institutional service for the good of the university.
Special Instructions: Review of applications begins October 17 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should include:
• a letter of application
• curriculum vitae
• Transcripts
• statement of teaching objectives 
• statement of research interests 
• Three letters of reference.
Application materials should be submitted online at Inquiries should be made to Samya Zain, Head of the Physics Department, at
Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college that prepares undergraduate students for lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Academic excellence, study away and experiential learning, student-faculty collaboration, and rich opportunities for creative and personal growth are hallmarks of a Susquehanna University education. About 2,200 students come to Susquehanna from 32 states and 15 countries, and more than 90 percent of them find jobs or pursue graduate study within six months of graduation. The university is located in central Pennsylvania, in the picturesque town of Selinsgrove, along the banks of the scenic Susquehanna River and about three hours from major East Coast cultural, financial and recreational centers. Although situated in a quaint town, Susquehanna University lies in the heart of the Susquehanna River Valley, which attracts more than 1.8 million visitors each year.  For more information, visit Susquehanna University is committed to creating a more diverse community.  The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna is an EO/AA employer.