Wednesday, May 11, 2016

VAP, Hampden-Sydney College, VA [Reposted]

The Department of Physics and Astronomy anticipates an opening for a full-time one-year replacement at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning August 2016, pending budget approval. We are seeking an energetic individual with a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate level, with a Ph.D. in physics or related fields, preferred. The department currently has five full-time faculty members, whose research interests include high-energy astrophysics, AMO physics, condensed matter physics, and acoustics.

Hampden-Sydney College is a selective liberal arts college for men enrolling about 1100 students. The college has been in continuous operation since 1775 and is situated on 1300 acres in central Virginia 60 miles west of Richmond, VA.   The review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.  AA/EEO.  To apply, send a cover letter, C.V., teaching statement and research statement, along with three letters of reference, to the email address below.

Dr. Hugh O. Thurman III, Chair