Faculty Position in PhysicsThe University of South Carolina Lancaster, a regional campus of the University of South Carolina located approximately thirty-five (35) miles south of Charlotte, NC seeks candidates for a faculty position in Physics beginning August 16, 2014 or January 1, 2015 or August 16, 2015.
Applicants holding the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Physics or a related field, including credentials necessary for departmental approval to teach selected Physics courses, may be considered for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will normally require the teaching of three lectures and two labs per semester or its equivalent, including evening and distributed learning courses as needed, as well as a commitment to scholarship and university/community service. Applicants holding the Masters of Science or other appropriate degree in physics or a related field, including credentials necessary for departmental approval to teach selected courses in physics, may be considered for a non-tenure-track appointment at the rank of Instructor.
The position will normally require the teaching of three lectures and two labs per semester or its equivalent, including evening and distributed learning courses as needed, as well as a commitment to university/community service.
Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching at the university level. This experience could have been gained during the course of pursuing a graduate degree.
Applicants should complete an Academic Personal Information application, as well as upload a cover letter that specifically addresses the applicant's qualifications and curriculum vitae online at http://uscjobs.sc.edu (Requisition # 0076668). Copies of graduate transcripts and three recent letters of recommendation should be mailed to Physics Search Committee; Attention Ms. Tracey Mobley Chavous; University of South Carolina Lancaster; PO Box 889 Lancaster SC 29721. Files will be reviewed upon receipt of all required documents until a suitable candidate is chosen. USC Lancaster offers the State of South Carolina benefits package.
The University of South Carolina Lancaster is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.