Friday, January 15, 2016

VAP, West Virginia University

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at West Virginia University invites applications to fill one non-tenure-track position at the visiting assistant professor level. The successful candidate will teach several sections of introductory physics and/or descriptive astronomy each semester. Opportunities to teach upper division undergraduate physics courses may also be available. The appointment will begin August 16, 2016 and continue through May 15, 2017, with additional summer teaching support possible. Minimum qualifications are a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in physics or a closely related field and a demonstrated ability to teach at the introductory physics level. To apply, please visit and navigate to the position title listed above.  Upload a single pdf file containing a complete curriculum vita including a list of publications, description of relevant teaching experience, and contact information for three references. Applications received by April 15, 2016 will be given full consideration. West Virginia University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.