Lorain County community College (LCCC) is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure-track Physics faculty position within the Science and Mathematics division. LCCC is looking for innovative student-centered instructors who place student academic achievement and success as top priorities. The teaching assignments may include lecture and lab sections of Physics for Allied Health, Algebra-based Physics, Calculus-based Physics and other courses as assigned. The standard teaching responsibility is a minimum of 15 credits per semester. Summer session teaching is optional. The successful candidate will be expected to advise and mentor students, help develop and promote an undergraduate research program, participate in program development and review, actively support the college, division, and department mission, and fulfill other standard responsibilities of tenure-track faculty members.
Candidates must have at least a master's degree in physics or related discipline (Ph.D. strongly preferred). College teaching experience is desired along with experience in distance learning and interactive classroom technologies. Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and innovative approaches to active learning. Commitment to undergraduate research mentoring and evidence of continued professional development and teaching effectiveness is expected. Experience working in multicultural environments and with diverse student populations is preferred. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Applicants selected for interview will be asked to deliver a short presentation demonstrating their teaching skills and their ability to integrate technology into the learning process.
Starting salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
The salary is supported by a comprehensive fringe benefits package.
Qualified applicants interested in this position should complete an online LCCC Employment Application at www.lorainccc.edu/employment. The complete application file should include: a cover letter detailing area(s) of expertise, an updated curriculum vitae (CV), unofficial college transcripts (undergraduate and graduate), the contact information of three professional references (student, peer, or supervisor feedback), and a professional statement. All can be uploaded to the online application. Official transcripts will be required upon employment. Paper application forms and documents may also be submitted by forwarding materials to the Human Resources Office, Lorain County Community College, 1005 N Abbe Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035. Candidate selected will be required to complete a background check prior to being hired.