Monday, December 16, 2013

VAP at UNC Greensboro

Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Applications are requested for a one-year Visiting Faculty position at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). The position will be available beginning August 1, 2014.

Requirements: Ph.D. in Physics or a related field and willingness to teach courses in physics and astronomy. Research areas in the department include Observational Astrophysics, Biophysics and Nonlinear Dynamics, and Physics Education Research. The department operates the Three College Observatory, which has a 0.81-m telescope with an Echelle spectrograph, and the Physics Department Planetarium. UNCG and the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University jointly operate the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering; opportunities exist for collaborative work with faculty in the department and at JSNN.

UNCG is a public coeducational, doctoral-granting residential university chartered in 1891. Total enrollment is approximately 17,000 students. Situated in north central North Carolina, Greensboro is approximately equidistant between the mountains and the sea coast.

UNCG is especially proud of the diversity of its student body and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for these positions, including women and members of minority groups. We are an EEO/AA employer with a strong commitment to increasing faculty diversity and will respond creatively to the needs of dual-career couples.

To apply visit and click on "Faculty Not on Track". Review of candidates will begin February 3, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.