Armstrong Atlantic State University invites applications for a one year temporary position at the rank of assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Physics. The appointment will begin in August 2010, pending budgetary approval. Teaching responsibilities may include lecture and laboratory components in all areas of physics, astronomy and physical science to be determined in consultation with department head.
The Department consists of 12 full time chemistry faculty, 4 full time physics faculty, 9 part-time faculty and 3 staff. More specific information about the department can be found at http://www.chemphys.armstrong.edu.
A Ph.D. in physics or closely related field is required as well as a strong commitment to quality teaching and effective communication skills. Candidates who have completed all degree requirements except final dissertation defense (ABD) will be considered. The minimum qualifications for candidates also include effective communication as demonstrated by a seminar during the on-campus interview. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
For consideration, apply online at: https://jobs.armstrong.edu. Complete applications shall consist of a letter of interest (limit 2 pages), curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy (limit 2 pages), and contact information for a minimum of three professional references.
Review of applications will begin June 18, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. All positions are contingent upon final budgetary approval. AA/EOE.