Sunday, October 14, 2018

Limited-Term Assistant Professor, UGA

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position, with a start date of August 2019.  The Limited-Term Assistant Professor position is a temporary appointment, which may be renewed annually for a
maximum of two years.  Candidates should show a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level and demonstrate potential for significant research.  The person hired will teach four courses per year, primarily in the Department’s general physics programs, and will be expected to pursue an active research program with a current member of the faculty.  A Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or a closely related field is required at the time of job offer.

To apply for this position, candidates should submit a cover letter, a CV, and statements of teaching and research interests, along with the names and contact information of three references, to  Review of applications will begin on November 13 and all applications received by that date will receive full consideration.

The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and UGA are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  UGA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic
information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status.  Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are
encouraged to contact Central HR (  Please do not contact the Department or search committee with such requests.