Friday, October 10, 2014

TT at Norwich U, VT

The five-member Department of Physics at Norwich University invites applications for Assistant Professor of Physics beginning academic year 2015-16. This is a nine-month, tenure track position. Faculty are expected to teach 9-12 contact hours per week, establish a research program, advise students, and serve on department, college, and university committees. Current faculty members have research interests in experimental condensed matter physics, geophysical fluid dynamics, and experimental high-energy physics.

Requirements: Ph.D. in physics, astronomy or allied field; a strong commitment to the education of undergraduates in the arts, sciences, and engineering; research interests appropriate for the participation of undergraduate students. Must be authorized to work for any employer in the U.S.

Please submit a cover letter, CV, summary of teaching experience and research interests, the names of three references, and a Norwich application to Physics Search, via e-mail: PDF files are preferred. Review of applications will begin immediately; the search will remain open until the position is filled. The anticipated starting date for the appointment is July 1, 2015.

Norwich University is a small, independent school in rural Vermont. Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependent care, retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.