The University of Michigan-Flint invites applications for appointment as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Physics beginning fall 2011. The University of Michigan-Flint is a non-discriminatory, Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum requirements are as follows:
1) Ph.D. in Physics or closely related discipline
2) Evidence of high quality teaching in an undergraduate physics program
3) Record of published research and promise of future productivity
Preference will be given to the candidate who has previous teaching experience in undergraduate physics courses beyond laboratory instruction. Post doctoral experience is desirable, but not required. Duties include teaching a wide range of physics courses and advising students; developing a research program involving undergraduate students that leads to refereed publications along with securing the necessary resources for that program; performing professional service at the department, college, and university levels including student recruitment.
Applications must include curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research plan including resource requirements and undergraduate student involvement, and the names and address of at least three references. Send applications to Chris Pearson, Chair, Department of Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics, University of Michigan-Flint, 303 E Kearsley Street, Flint, MI 48502-1950; email address firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. For more information about the university, department, or position go to http://www.umflint.edu/csep/.