Saturday, November 1, 2014

TT and 2-Year VAP at Davidson College, NC

The Department of Physics at Davidson College invites applications for a tenure-track position and for a two-year visiting position to begin August 1, 2015. Applications must be submitted online at

For the tenure-track position, we seek an astronomer, astrophysicist, or physicist who will teach our classroom and laboratory astronomy courses at all levels and carry out a strong astronomy or astrophysics research program involving undergraduate students, as well as teach our introductory and advanced physics courses. For the two-year visiting position we seek a physicist who will teach classroom and laboratory courses in introductory physics, particularly for the life sciences. Both appointments provide an annual professional travel fund and the potential for research support.   A complete description of these opportunities is available at

Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located 20 miles north of Charlotte, NC.

Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college’s mission.