|Assistant Professor of Physics|
|Tenure Status of Position||Tenure Track (TT)|
|Job Description|| The Department of Natural Sciences at
Shawnee State University invites applications for a full-time
tenure-track position in Physics at the Assistant Professor level, to
begin in August 2017. Candidates should have a strong interest in
undergraduate teaching and the desire to involve undergraduate students
Teaching duties may include introductory physics courses at the algebra and calculus-based levels, upper-division physics, a scientific reasoning and methodology course, physical science by inquiry for education majors, and other courses as needed. Other duties include serving on department, college or university committees; engagement in professional development/scholarly activities; and a willingness to engage with students in out-of-classroom co-curricular activities.
Shawnee State University is the regional state university for South-Central Ohio. It is a primarily undergraduate, four-year public university with limited graduate degree programs. Enrollment is approximately 3,900 students. Shawnee State is located on the Ohio River in Portsmouth, Ohio – a small city nestled in a beautiful, rural area of Southern Ohio. Portsmouth is approximately an hour drive from Huntington, WV, and two hours from Columbus or Cincinnati, Ohio. Additional information about SSU is available at www.shawnee.edu.
|Institutional statement||SSU seeks individuals who share our commitment to students as our first priority.|
|AA/EOE Statement||Shawnee State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University prohibits discrimination against any individual because of race, color, genetic information, religion, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, veteran status or military status.|
Posting Detail Information
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Desired Start Date||08/14/2017|
|Position End Date|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|| Review of applications will begin February 1 and continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be provided by Jan 31, 2017. .
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Candidates invited for an on-campus interview may be required to present a teaching lecture and laboratory demonstration of their instructional abilities. Specific questions regarding this position may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shawnee State offers a competitive salary (commensurate with experience and qualifications) including an attractive benefits package (see Overview of Employee Benefits for more information). Employment with the University is dependent upon BOT budget approval for AY17/18. Official transcripts and background check are required prior to hire.
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