Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Term FT Instructor, Georgia Perimeter College

Posting Number:
Classification Title:
Limited Term Faculty  
Position Title:
Physics - Limited Term Faculty  
ALP-Alpharetta Center  
Alpharetta Center  
Position Type:
Full-Time Faculty  
Posting Type:
Job Summary/Basic Function:
This position provides collegiate level instruction in Physics.  
Teaching experience on the college level is preferred, but not required.  
A minimum of a Master's degree in Physics (with a minimum of 18 semester or 27 quarter graduate hours in Physics) or a closely related science discipline is required. Doctoral degree is preferred. 
GPC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) with all courses taught by SACS-qualified instructors. 
Scope/ Impact
Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to teach Physics on the collegiate level. Ability to teach effectively using a variety of methods, relate to students and facilitate student learning. Must be knowledgeable of current laboratory safety practice and procedures. Excellent communication skills required. Requires excellent organizational skills required to maintain laboratory equipment, work within the department budget and produce, revise, and maintain appropriate records, such as accurate laboratory protocols for preparation and teaching materials, experiments and procedures. Must be able to effectively work with the Department Chair, Science Faculty, and staff, including supervising laboratory assistants. Effective computer skills and use of teaching and laboratory technology are required.  
Physical Requirements:
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift up to 40 pounds of materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate hand-eye coordination to use complex lab equipment in a safe and accurate manner is required. Adequate vision, hearing, and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone, and in writing. Job takes place in normal laboratory and/or classroom and/or office environmental conditions.  
Pre-Employment Requirements:
A Criminal History Check is Required.  
Work Hours:
Position may require non-standard hours (nights and weekends). Classes at GPC are offered morning, afternoon, and evening including weekends.  
Posting Date:
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
($37,581 w/Master's Degree) ($42,731 w/Doctorate's) per academic year with excellent benefits.  
Anticipated Start Date:
August 2015  
Required Applicant Documents:
Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter
Graduate Transcript 
Optional Applicant Documents:
Other Document 1
Other Document 2
Other Document 3
Other Document 4 
Special Instructions to Applicants:
A Foreign Degree Transcript Evaluation is required for foreign graduate degrees. 

Please apply at: 

The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

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