Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Lecturer at UT-Austin
The Department of Physics at The University of Texas at Austin has a Lecturer in Physics position open for September 2016. The Lecturer will guide the development of a physics assessment program that is to become a requirement for students entering the university who desire to take physics, and the Lecturer will also teach an introductory physics course. A major responsibility of the Lecturer will be to develop online learning modules for students who fail to achieve a passing score on the assessment test; the Lecturer will also develop further an existing assessment test. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and experience in teaching. Training in physics education and/or physics education research is highly recommended. Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae and a statement describing interest and experience in physics education, and should arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Prof. Jack Ritchie, Chair, Department of Physics, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station C1600, Austin, TX 78712-0264. Review of completed applications will begin 27 June 2016. The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.