Monday, October 15, 2012

TT at Radford University

The Department of Physics at Radford University (RU)  seeks a candidate for a tenure-track position in physics beginning in Fall 2013.  More information about the Department can be found at    

Applicants must have a PhD in Physics by the time of employment.  Applicants should provide evidence of commitment to excellent teaching.  Preference will be given to an experimentalist who will be able to establish an on-campus laboratory suitable for faculty/undergraduate student research.  Successful candidates will be required to successfully advise students, teach physics at the introductory and advanced levels as well as associated undergraduate laboratories, and remain current and involved in professional activities.  

Applicants must submit electronically a copy of the following:  a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a philosophy of teaching statement, research statement, copies of unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.  Additional materials may be requested at a later time.   All materials should be sent to Dr. Brett Taylor, Chair of the Search Committee, at with the subject line "RU Physics Job."  Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.  Radford University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity.  All new hires to Radford University will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011. E-Verify is administered by the U. S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility.