Thursday, April 6, 2017

VAP at Bradley University

The Department of Physics at Bradley University invites applications for a full-time, one-year temporary Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin August 15, 2017, with the possibility of renewal beyond the one-year term.
Candidates must have a MS or PhD preferred in Physics or a related discipline and must demonstrate genuine interest in undergraduate education. The department encourages applications from candidates who could engage students in laboratory and who also have an interest in interactive teaching methods. We seek a conscientious teacher and a practicing physicist who will thrive in a four-year, liberal arts institution where close contact and collaboration with students are the norm. The successful candidate will typically teach four courses or equivalents per semester, with the possibility of one course equivalent for conducting research with undergraduate student collaborators
Qualified candidates should submit electronically (1) a letter of application, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, and (3) a statement of teaching philosophy and experience. In addition, candidates should arrange for two letters of recommendation to
For inquiries, email Prof. Paul Wang, Chair, Department of Physics at
For full consideration, complete applications should be received by April 30, 2017. Applications received after that date may be considered until the position is filled.
Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check.
Bradley University is a top-ranked, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering 5,400 undergraduate and graduate students the opportunities, choices and resources of a larger university and the personal attention and exceptional learning experience of a smaller university. Bradley offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs in business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois.
Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.