Applicants qualified with a Masters degree including 18 hours in Physics and/or Astronomy, or a Ph.D. in Physics, Astronomy or closely related field are encouraged to apply. We seek an individual with a commitment to quality undergraduate education and with knowledge of current effective educational practices. The position will be primarily focused on introductory level science, physics, and astronomy, and may include lab coordination and curriculum development as well. Prior experience with distance learning would be beneficial.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located just nine miles from the Atlantic coast resort of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Coastal enrolls more than 9,900 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective masters degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and a Ph.D. degree in Marine Science.
To apply, please visit http://jobs.coastal.edu and submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy, as well as contact information for at least three references. At least one reference should attest to the applicant's teaching abilities. Screening of applications will begin November 1, 2014. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Brian Bunton (firstname.lastname@example.org).