Monday, October 6, 2014

VAP at Syracuse NY [Spring 2015]

Job Description
The Department of Physics at Syracuse University invites applications for a visiting faculty teaching position. Applications are invited from all areas of physics. The appointment will be for one year preferably starting in the Spring semester 2015 with the possibility of renewal, subject to availability of funds.
A PhD in Physics or a Doctorate in Science Education with an MS degree in Physics or equivalent is required.
Experience in physics education research would be helpful. A strong interest and ability to teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels is required.
Job Specific Qualifications
Responsibilities include:
Teach undergraduate and/or graduate class.
Develop and/or update class syllabi.
Prepare lectures, grade homework and exams.
Maintain office hours.
Complete and submit mid-semester progress reports and final grades according to University regulations.
Maintain a program of research.