Assistant Professor, Physics
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The Mathematics, Physics, and Computer Studies Department seeks to hire a physicist to fill a full-time, tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, beginning August 15, 2015. The new professor will be a member of an integrated, multidisciplinary department, including mathematics, physics, and computer studies. The faculty appointee will teach General Physics and Modern Physics courses to students majoring in a variety of disciplines, including physics, pre-engineering, biology, chemistry, and mathematics. Ability to teach astronomy and occasional advanced calculus courses will also enhance the candidate's application. The successful candidate will advise students majoring in physics and Pre-engineering as well as coordinate the dual-degree program in Engineering, helping to ensure that students enrolled in this curriculum complete the necessary requirements for Engineering School.
The Department seeks a colleague who values a professional placement in a liberal arts and sciences environment and who has a particular interest in undergraduate education. Faculty members are expected to be involved in the life of the University, including service to the University, participation in University events, and advising students. New faculty is expected to be open to online teaching assignments.
This position requires a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline, with a degree in physics preferred, a commitment to excellent teaching, and a research model that can successfully involve undergraduates in meaningful science. Preference will be given to candidates with undergraduate teaching experience.
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All applicants must include:
1. Current Curriculum Vitae
2. Cover letter
3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
4. Name and contact information for three professional references
Questions should to be referred to Alexandra Chaillou, Associate Professor and Chair of the Math/Physics/Computer Studies department.
Only complete applications submitted through the portal will be considered.
Apply online: http://ndm.interviewexchange.com