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.
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
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
* Three professional reference letters
* Official transcripts of all degrees completed
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.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org.