Monday, December 2, 2013

VAP at Weber State UT

The Department of Physics at Weber State University invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position. We are seeking applicants with a Ph.D. or equivalent in physics or a closely related field at the time of appointment. Applicants should have a strong interest in teaching at the undergraduate level. The department currently has twelve faculty members with diverse research interests that include astrophysics, atomic and optical physics, mathematical physics, medical physics, particle physics, condensed matter physics, physics education and planetary science. Weber State University is a public undergraduate institution with an enrollment of 25,000. The university is situated against the Wasatch Mountains, 30 minutes from world-class skiing and 40 minutes from Salt Lake City. For more information:

To apply, complete the faculty/staff data form at and attach (1) a letter of application, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, and (3) a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, including any projects involving undergraduates. Three letters of reference must also be sent directly to: Dr. Colin Inglefield, Physics Department, Weber State University, 2508 University Circle, Ogden, UT, 84408-2508.

Screening of applications will begin January 15, 2014. Criminal background check required as a condition of employment. WSU is an AA/EO employer.