Saturday, November 5, 2016

FT Applied Physics Lecturer, Arizona State

The Science and Mathematics faculty in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts on the Polytechnic Campus at Arizona State University invites applications for an Applied Physics Lecturer with a start date of August 2017. The Lecturer will be part of an interdisciplinary team that includes faculty and other instructional staff dedicated to quality instruction in applied physics, biology, and
chemistry. The Lecturer is expected to provide innovative teaching techniques, and will work alongside other physics faculty and staff in Science and Mathematics to support a degree program in Applied Physics. In addition to a typical course load of four (4) courses a semester, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in 20% service to the institution and profession as appropriate. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic year basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university. Salary is competitive to commensurate with experience.
Candidate must reside in Arizona, or be willing to relocate. Background check required prior to employment. Official transcripts required prior to first day of employment.

Required Qualifications:
 An earned Ph.D. in Physics or closely related field at the time of appointment
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills
 Evidence of excellent teaching ability

Desired Qualifications:
 Two (2) or more years of teaching experience at the undergraduate level
 Experience in course management systems such as Blackboard
 Experience in the design of lecture curriculum using innovative teaching techniques and modes of delivery
 Experience working in a collaborative environment within and across disciplines

Application Procedure:
To apply, visit and upload your application as one combined .pdf document under job number 11786. Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications must contain:
1. Cover letter of interest
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Statement of teaching philosophy
4. Unofficial graduate transcripts
5. Evidence of teaching effectiveness should include copies of two sets of student evaluations at the postsecondary level
6. Information for three professional references (their position, title, e-mail, phone number)
7. SPEAK test or TSE score of 55 or higher, if applicable

The application deadline is 12/16/2016 at 5pm; and if not filled, then every Friday thereafter until the search is closed. For technical assistance with your application contact, for position-related questions contact Search Committee Chair Dr. Maxim Sukarev at
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. (See ASU's complete non-discrimination statement at; see ASU’s Title IX policy at
ASU offers applicants an opportunity to voluntarily self-disclose information for the University affirmative action plan; applicants may complete an EEO survey for the position they are applying for online. Information you will need to complete the survey: Job Number: 11786; Job Title: Lecturer, Applied Physics Department Name: College of Integrative and Sciences and Arts.

General Information: Arizona State University is a comprehensive public research university recently named #1 in the United States for innovation, followed by #2 Stanford and #3 MIT. We measure our success not by whom we exclude, but rather by whom we include and how they succeed; advancing research and discovery of public value; and assuming fundamental responsibility for the economic, social, cultural and overall health of the communities we serve. ASU’s College of Integrative Sciences and Arts is home to innovative teachers who are guided by educational access, student success, applied learning, and interdisciplinary inquiry. We understand there are many paths to achieving a university education, and we build undergraduate and graduate degree programs and pathways that are flexible and relevant for a rapidly changing world. To learn more about ASU and the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts go to: and HPC LS1357 P211368