Monday, March 9, 2015

VAP at Bowdoin College, ME

The Department of Physics at Bowdoin College invites applications for a one-year full-time Visiting Assistant Professor position, with research specialization open, to begin July 1, 2015. The teaching load is two courses per semester. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and a commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education. A renewal of the position for a second year is possible. Requirements for the Ph.D. are expected to have been completed at the time of appointment.

Bowdoin College accepts only electronic submissions. Please submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references who have agreed to provide letters of recommendation upon request here: 

Review of applications will begin on March 23, 2015 and continue until the position is filled.
A highly selective liberal arts college on the Maine coast with a diverse student body made up of 31% students of color, 5% international students and approximately 15% first generation college students, Bowdoin College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural, socio-economic, and ethnic diversity of our college. Bowdoin College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, religion, creed, ancestry, national and ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, or veteran status in employment, or in our education programs. For further information about the College, please visit our website: