Sunday, December 27, 2015

TT, Onondaga CC, Syracuse NY

Posting Number201600022RS
Job TitlePhysics Full-Time Tenure Track Faculty
DepartmentChemistry/Physical Science

Position Summary Information for Web Posting

Job Description Summary
The Physical Science Department at Onondaga Community College in Syracuse, New York, invites applications from qualified and skillful instructors to fill a full-time tenure track position in Physics.
Our Physics courses service the curricula of many different degree programs on campus. We currently offer algebra-based college level Introductory Physics and Astronomy courses for non-science majors, and calculus-based Physics courses for science and engineering majors.
We offer a supportive environment that emphasizes the importance of holistic student development demonstrated in part through faculty-student interaction both in and outside of the classroom.
Strong candidates will demonstrate success in:
-College-level teaching;
-Course development;
-Academic Advisement;
-Use of technology to enhance learning, including on-line teaching;
-Working with diverse populations of students, especially under-represented students.
Major Responsibilities
Teaching duties for this position may include:
-General Physics introductory courses with laboratory;
-Calculus-based Physics (Classical Mechanics, Electricity and Magnetism, Optics and Thermodynamics) with laboratory;
-Introduction to Astronomy with laboratory, face to face, or online.
Minimum Qualifications
Master’s degree in Physics or Astronomy from a regionally accredited college or university;
At least three (3) years of teaching experience at the university and college level, preferably at the community college level.
Preferred Qualifications
Completed Ph.D. preferred.
Subject matter expertise in all of the above-listed fields is also preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter of application.
The three (3) references listed on the application must be professional references.
Candidates will not be considered for this position unless unofficial transcripts from undergraduate and highest degree(s) received are attached to the application. Final candidates will be required to provide official transcripts.
All appointments are subject to final budgetary approval.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date
Close Date02/15/2016
Open Until FilledNo

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * What is your highest degree received?
    • Doctoral
    • Masters
    • Bachelors
    • Associate
    • Trade School
    • High School
    • Less than High School
  2. * Where did you learn of this employment opportunity?
    • Onondaga Community College Website
    • Hispanic Outlook
    • The Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • Syracuse Post Standard Ad
    • EOE & E Journal
    • American Association of Community Colleges (AACC)
    • National Minority Update
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Personal Referral
    • Public Job Posting (please specify location in Question #2)
    • Agency Referral (please specify location in Question #2)
    • Other (please specify in Question #2)
  3. If not listed above, please describe here any additional sources where you learned of this employment opportunity.
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * If hired, are you eligible to work in the U.S.?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcript 1
  4. Transcript 2
Optional Documents