Tuesday, April 5, 2016

FT 12-Month Phys+Math Instructor / Lab Manager, University of Bridgeport CT

University of Bridgeport 

School of Arts and Sciences 
Physics and Mathematics Instructor and Laboratory Manager 

The School of Arts & Science at the University of Bridgeport invites applications for the blended full-time, 12 month administrative position of Physics and Mathematics Instructor and Lab Manager to begin fall 2016. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsibilities are equally divided between physics and mathematics departments
  • Teaching up to 8 credits of intermediate level mathematics courses and introductory physics laboratories,
  • Training and supervising graduate teaching assistants,
  • Coordinating staffing and equipment deployment for several laboratory sections, and
  • Participating in laboratory curriculum development. Equivalent summer semester duties are also required
Qualified applicants will possess a Master's degree in Physics, Mathematics or related field and excellent oral and written English communication skills. Experience in teaching physics and/or mathematics and physics laboratories at an undergraduate level is a plus. Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience are encouraged to apply. 

Organizational skills, diplomacy, and flexibility required. Must be able to manage multiple tasks with competing priorities. Previous supervisory skills are necessary in order to effectively and efficiently deal with human relation issues. Excellent verbal and written communications skills required. 

The University of Bridgeport is committed to building a diverse university community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest, a current resume or curriculum vitae (including contact information for at least 3 references), either electronically or by mail to: 

Department of Human Resources 
Physics and Mathematics Instructor and Lab Manager 
University of Bridgeport 
Wahlstrom Library, 7th Floor 
126 Park Avenue 
Bridgeport, CT 06604 
Fax: (203) 576-4601 

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