Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Tenure track at Grand Valley State U

Qualifications: A Ph. D. in physics is required. The position is open to candidates with a demonstrated commitment to K8 teacher preparation. Candidates must also have a demonstrated commitment to excellent teaching in student-centered ways.

Responsibilities: Teaching physics courses and courses in Integrated Science (in support of K8 education), fulfilling service obligations to the department and university, and guiding upper-level students in independent research projects.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Department/Division: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

How To Apply: Apply online at Attach cover letter, CV, 1-2 page teaching philosophy, and 1-2 page research/scholarly plan to the online application. Three letters of recommendation should be mailed to Chair, GVSU Physics Department, Allendale MI 49401. In the spirit of liberal education, we are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Deadline Date for Filing Applications: Review of applications begins Nov. 15 and continues until the position is filled.

Allendale, Michigan 49401 Ph: 616/331-6611
For more information about Grand Valley, see our website at

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