Monday, July 11, 2016

VAP, University of Nebraska Kearney

Position Information
Working Title Visiting Assistant Professor, Physics and Physical Science
Brief Summary of Job Description
The Department of Physics and Physical Science is seeking an Assistant Professor for the Fall of 2016.

Job Duties
The successful applicant will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education and will be expected to teach introductory and advanced courses. Upper-level teaching responsibilities will depend on the candidate’s background and experience.

Required Qualifications
A Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or related field is required; ABD will be conditionally considered.

Preferred Qualifications
Evidence of prior success in teaching.

Physical Demands
Desired Start Date 08/15/2016
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant
Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research goals and plans, and contact information for at least three professional references

Special Conditions for Eligibility
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F20160020P
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Application Review Begins Immediately
For questions regarding the online application process, please contact:
308-865-8522 or

For questions regarding the position, please contact: Adam Jensen,
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Budget Information

Budget Summary
Benefits Eligible 100%
If eligible click this link for a full explanation of benefits: UNK Benefits Summary Page
Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Philosophy
Contact Information for 3 References
Optional Documents