Department of Physics, Assistant Professor. Elon University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, beginning August, 2011. Ph.D. in astronomy or a related discipline required. Teaching will include astronomy and physics courses, and courses in Elon's General Studies Program. Mentoring of undergraduate research will be expected. Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning. To learn more about Elon, and this position, please visit the University web site at www.elon.edu and the department web site at www.elon.edu/physics. Send a cover letter, CV, transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness, research plans, and three letters of recommendation to Claudine Moreau (email@example.com) by December 31, 2010 to be assured of consideration. Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
[Ed. note: They are looking for an astronomer or space science person specifically]