Thursday, August 11, 2016

STEM Education Postdoc, Texas State

Position Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Job Posting Number 20170001PF
Job Location San Marcos
Department Physics
Position Description
The Department of Physics at Texas State University is seeking a postdoctoral researcher in the area of STEM teacher preparation and identity development to work in the physics education research group. The appointment is renewed annually; the successful applicant will be encouraged to work for 2-3 years.

Required Qualifications
Candidate must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in physics education research or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrated success in research on STEM teacher preparation and/or identity development.

Application Procedures
To apply, send a single pdf consisting of (1) Letter of interest, (2) Curriculum Vitae, and (3) Contact information for three references. For questions contact Dr. Hunter Close at with the subject “2016 postdoc”.

Proposed Start Date Immediately
Open Date
Review Date 07/15/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Legal Notices
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Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter
List of References
Optional Documents
DD 214
Veteran's Preference