The Department of Physics at Albion College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning August 2016. The department is undertaking a substantial revision of our Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences course, and candidates with relevant teaching and research experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Teaching is central to the College’s mission and includes a teaching load of three courses per semester. The department values mentoring of students through teaching, advising, and faculty-student research, and a strong candidate will have demonstrated ability to maintain an ongoing scholarship program at Albion College.
The position requires completion of a Ph.D. in any area of Physics by the time of appointment. Demonstrated ability to teach Physics courses and laboratories at both the introductory and advanced levels is required. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to interdisciplinary courses that enhance the College community through our Honors, First-Year Seminar, and General Education programs.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, current CV, statement of teaching philosophy, description of research program, copies of graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Submit applications by e-mail to David Seely,. Review of applications will begin December 11 and will continue until the position is filled.
Albion College is a private liberal arts college of approximately 1,300 students. It is situated in a culturally diverse community in south-central Michigan within an hour's drive of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Western Michigan University. Albion is dedicated to the highest quality in undergraduate education and committed to diversity as a core institutional value. The College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age or disability, as protected by law, in all educational programs and activities, admission of students and conditions of employment. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. Visit our Web site at .
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