Tuesday, July 5, 2016

TT, Farmingdale State [Fall 2017]


Assistant Professor - Physics

About Farmingdale State College:
Farmingdale State College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a college of applied science and technology with an enrollment of more than 8,400 undergraduate students. As the largest of SUNY's colleges of technology, Farmingdale State College equips students with the resources and knowledge sought by today's emerging industries. Offering bachelor and associate programs, Farmingdale State College will soon offer its first graduate degree. A total of 34 undergraduate degree programs are offered within four schools: Arts & Sciences, Business, Engineering Technology, and Health Sciences. Small classes with nationally recognized faculty, technology-enhanced classrooms, state-of-the-art information services as well as a highly successful NCAA Division III athletics program, make Farmingdale State College one of the fastest-growing colleges in the region.

According to the 2015 U.S. News & World Report, Farmingdale State College is ranked #8 among public colleges in the north and #28 among all colleges in the region. The Daily Beast has named Farmingdale State College as the 5th safest campus in the nation. Farmingdale State is located on 380 lush acres in the heart of Long Island, approximately 45 minutes from New York City.

Job Description:
Farmingdale State College invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Physics. The position requires a full teaching load in physics and physical science; research leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals; duties in student advisement; curriculum development; and department and college-wide service activities. Excellent communications skills and superb interpersonal skills are imperative.

All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Service includes advising students as well as serving on departmental and college wide committees. The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest and high level of competence in teaching. Candidates should have a research agenda that complements their area of academic specialty and has the potential for peer-reviewed publications and presentations, both of which are necessary for promotion and tenure at Farmingdale State College.

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Physics or closely related field.   Minimum of 1 year experience teaching undergraduate physics or two years as a teaching assistant, demonstrated record of scholarship in Physics.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Demonstrated ability to involve undergraduate students in research. Experience teaching Physical Science in a college or university.

Additional Information:
This is a full-time, 10 month faculty position.
POSITION AVAILABLE: September 1, 2017
Salary $65,000 and may increase commensurate with experience.
The State University of New York offers excellent fringe benefits including health insurance options and retirement plans.
The Consumer Information web page can be viewed at the following link ?  http://www.farmingdale.edu/consumer-information This page describes various services, information and statistics on many different aspects of the College's operations.

State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Application Instructions:
A letter of application with curriculum vitae should be submitted online.

Only applications submitted online will be considered.