Monday, November 28, 2011

Lecturer, University of West Florida - Pensacola FL

Institution: University of West Florida - UWF
Location: Pensacola, FL
Faculty - Science - Physics
Posted: 11/15/2011
Type: Full Time
Lecturer - Physics, Position 119720

The Department of Physics invites applications for a 12-month Lecturer position at the University of West Florida. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Candidates must have at least a Master's degree or higher in Physics, Engineering or related field and must be able to teach upper and lower division undergraduate courses and laboratories. A strong commitment to teaching with demonstrated ability and enthusiasm in innovative methods of teaching labs and courses is required. Other principal duties will include, management of undergraduate laboratories. Lecturers are encouraged to participate in department research projects, supervision of student projects, participate and assume a leadership role in STEM related outreach activities.

Application Procedures: Applicants must apply online at Be prepared to attach a curriculum vitae, a letter of application, a statement of teaching philosophy, official transcripts, and a proposed agenda regarding STEM Education reforms to their online application. Applicants should also be prepared to provide the names and email addresses of three reference providers Human Resources can invite to request electronic letters of recommendation.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by January 13, 2012. The search will continue until the position is filled. The start date for the position is August 8, 2012.

A Criminal background screening is required for all positions. Pursuant to provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to respond is requested to advise UWF by contacting the UWF ADA Office at 1-850-473-7469 (Voice) or 1-850-857-6114 (TTY). Candidates from industry, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. UWF is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Information
Contact: University of West Florida - UWF
Online App. Form: