Saturday, July 6, 2019

(SCALE-UP) VAP at Miami University, OH

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

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Department: Physics
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Categories: Teaching
Status: Full Time
Temporary: Yes
Job Title:
Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor
Teach undergraduate Physics courses with emphasis on courses at the introductory level and provide service to the institution.  Appointment is for the 2019-20 academic year (August 2019 – May 2020).
Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Physics or closely related field, received by August 2019 for appointment as Instructor; PhD degree in Physics or closely related field, received by August 2019 for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; strong interest in teaching and experience in teaching SCALE-UP format.
Position not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae and teaching philosophy.  Inquiries may be directed to Herbert Jaeger at
EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.
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Benefit Eligible:
Date to Begin Screening Applicants:
Screening of applications begins July 19, 2019 and continues until the position is filled.

A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.
For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.
Advertised: 05 Jul 2019 Eastern Daylight Time