Monday, March 27, 2017

TT at Carson-Newman University

Carson-Newman University is a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website,

Carson-Newman University invites applications from qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Professor of Physics. This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position to begin August 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Candidates for the position must have a Ph.D. in Physics (ABD considered) and should have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. Teaching duties will include introductory Physics courses with associated labs as well as the opportunity to teach upper-level courses based on interest and background.

Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive, through a local church, of its aim as a university with a Christian commitment.

The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Group health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis.

Only complete application packets will be considered. A complete application packet will include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of Christian faith, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names/addresses of three references. Please send the packet electronically to: