Thursday, September 22, 2016

TT, Philadelphia University PA

Full-time, tenure-track, 9 months

College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts

Philadelphia University seeks candidates for up a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics for the academic year beginning August 2017.

2-3 years of experience teaching full-time at the University level is preferred. Strong candidates will provide evidence of a trajectory of scholarship in the candidate's area of specialty consistent with a tenure-track position and will demonstrate the ability to apply active student learning pedagogies in the college classroom.

Education Required:
Applicants must have research doctorate or foreign equivalent to a U.S. doctoral degree in Physics or a closely related discipline by employment start date. 2-5 years of experience teaching Physics at the college/university level.

The faculty member will teach introductory and advanced Physics courses in the General Education curriculum and within the University's majors.

Application Procedures:
By November 15, 2016 submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and a list of three references with contact information to Dr. Michael Dryer, Executive Dean, College of Science, Health, and the Liberal Arts, Philadelphia University, 4201 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144-5497. Electronic submissions accepted as a single PDF submitted by email to

Starting Date:
August 2017

Posting Date:
September 2016

Philadelphia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.