Assistant Professor, tenure track, beginning August 2020. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in physics (completed by August 15, 2020), with a background in either theoretical physics or physics education research. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience and a background in biophysics, condensed matter physics, econophysics, or high-energy physics. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses, including research methods. Research involving undergraduates or other engaged learning experiences with industry, collaborating academic institutions, national and regional labs is encouraged. The successful candidate will have outstanding written and oral communication skills.
Applicants should send curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, teaching and research statements, evidence of teaching effectiveness and a Faculty Employment Application, which is available at https://www.ju.edu/humanresources/docs/faculty-application.pdf.
Review of applications will begin October 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity and encourages applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status or disabilities.
About Jacksonville University
Jacksonville University is an independent comprehensive liberal arts institution with an undergraduate enrollment of 2500 and total enrollment of 4,000. Jacksonville University is located in a beautiful riverfront setting in suburban Jacksonville, across the St. Johns River from downtown and just minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. The 240-acre campus includes a half-mile of riverfront, oak-lined paths, and a mix of historic and new campus buildings.