Thursday, November 20, 2014

TT position at LaGrange College

Physics: The Sciences Department, composed of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics, and Psychological Sciences, is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics. Possible start dates are January or August of 2015. Teaching assignment consists primarily of Algebra-based Introductory Physics with laboratory and Calculus-based General Physics with laboratory. There may be opportunities to teach in other areas of core education, the interim term, and the evening college. A desire to conduct undergraduate research is highly desirable, Other responsibilities include advising pre-Engineering undergraduate students. An earned Ph.D. in physics or a closely allied field is required for the appointment to be tenure track. LaGrange College seeks candidates who demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate education in the liberal arts and appreciate the mission of the institution.

LaGrange College is located in LaGrange, Georgia (pop. 30,000) - about an hour southwest of Atlanta. An inviting community with a sense of traditional Southern charm and old-fashioned hospitality, LaGrange is home to Fortune 500 companies, historic landmarks, unique shops, and restaurants for every taste. Area attractions, for children and adults, range from fine arts, including an art center, symphony, and performing arts to great outdoor life, including Callaway Gardens, West Point Lake, Pine Mountain, and FDR State Park. LaGrange also provides its residents an excellent recreational program. For more information about the city of LaGrange and the surrounding area, please check with the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. To apply electronically, please submit a letter of application, resume or curriculum vita, a minimum of three references, official transcripts of all post-secondary education, and a statement of personal teaching/learning philosophy to or you may apply by mail:

Karley Huddleston
Human Resources
LaGrange College
601 Broad Street
LaGrange, GA 30240