Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Assistant Professor of Physics - Hillsdale College (Michigan)

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor position that starts August 2020. A commitment to teaching of both undergraduate physics majors and non-majors is essential. A Ph.D. in Physics or a closely related field is required. Hillsdale College is a private, well-endowed, co-educational, liberal arts school of 1450 students, founded in 1844.  It is located on a 200-acre site in a beautiful, small Michigan town.  The Physics Department is well equipped and has 19,000 sq. ft. of floor space.  Salary is competitive with similar schools.  Applicants should familiarize themselves with the College’s Mission Statement ( and include in their application a detailed response to the mission, addressing their interest and ability to teach in light of its commitments.  Applicants should also submit statements on their teaching philosophy, plans for undergraduate research, and professional goals.  Copies of college and graduate school transcripts should be submitted. Three letters of reference are required. Electronic submissions welcome.  More information can be found at:  Applications will be reviewed beginning Dec. 1, 2019 until the position is filled.  Send application materials to Mrs. Cindy Hoard, Science Division Secretary, Hillsdale College, 33 E. College St., Hillsdale, MI 49242,, (517) 437-7341 x2390, Fax (517) 607-2252.  Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Paul Hosmer, Physics Dept. Chair,, 517-607-2387.  

About Hillsdale College
Hillsdale College is a private liberal arts school of 1450 students, founded in 1844.