Job Category Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor of Physics
Working Title Assistant Professor / Instructor of Physics
Scheduled Hours Per Week Salary
FLSA Status Exempt
The faculty member will teach algebra-based physics, physical science for teachers, and upper-level courses as needed; provide service to the Division, University and community; and, conduct research.
Duties and Responsibilities
The faculty member will teach algebra-based physics, physical science for teachers, and upper-level courses as needed; advise students; provide service to the Division, University and community; and, conduct research.
% of Time 100
Minimum Education Master's
Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or M.S. for instructor,) in physics, physics education, or a closely related field such as geophysics.
Specialization is open, but candidates with interests in geophysics, physics education, solid-state physics, or expertise beyond our existing strengths in astrophysics and particle physics are encouraged.
The Department of Physical Sciences values innovative teaching and participation in undergraduate research.
Type of experience Needed Collegiate teaching experience, preferred
Amount of Experience Needed (Months/Years) None, up to 6 months
Posting Detail Information
Open Until Filled Yes
This is a renewable term position beginning August 2016. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Concord is a liberal-arts institution located in a scenic area of the southern West Virginia Appalachians with access to year-round outdoor recreational activities.
The position supports a minor in physics and majors in geology, life sciences, chemistry, and computer science.
Our facilities include an electron microprobe, AFM, and geophysical equipment including ground-penetrating radar.
Candidates should include CV, contact information for 3 references, and copies of transcripts (official transcripts required for finalists).
Quick Link to Posting http://jobs.concord.edu:80/postings/1639
Posting Supplemental Questions
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