Tuesday, February 28, 2017

FT at Georgia State University

Job Summary/Basic Function: The Department of Physical Sciences invites applications for a non-tenure track Lecturer position in physics and astronomy. The successful candidate will provide 36 hours of instruction (lecture and laboratory) per academic year, consistent with the college's mission, and maintain office hours for student tutoring. This is a full-time, non-tenure track position. Lecturers are appointed on a year to year basis renewable up to six years.


Education: A Master's degree in physics and/or astronomy (completed by the date of appointment) is required. A doctoral degree is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications: Ability to teach a variety of physics and astronomy courses at the college- level. Ability and desire to teach effectively using a variety of methods. Ability to relate to a diverse student population and facilitate student learning. Effective oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology.

Experience: Prior physics and astronomy teaching experience at the collegiate level, including online teaching is desired.

Physical Requirements: Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.

Pre-Employment Requirements: A criminal history check is required.
Work Hours: Position may require non-standard hours (nights and weekends).
Salary: $37,581 - $47,731 (10 month Salary Range)
Anticipated Start Date: August 2017.

Application Materials: Qualified Applicants must submit the following application materials to be considered:
* Letter of intent, summarizing experience and qualifications for the position
* Curriculum vitae
* Three professional reference letters
* Official transcripts of all degrees completed

Special Instructions: The position is posted as, "Open Until Filled." Please note that the review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

A Foreign Degree Transcript Evaluation is required for foreign graduate degrees.

Apply At: https://careers.gpc.edu
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Questions: Questions regarding the position may be directed to the Chair of the Department of Physical Sciences, Dr. Solomon Fesseha, sfesseha@gsu.edu.