Thursday, May 26, 2016

VAP, Millikin University, IL

The Department of physics and Astronomy at Millikin University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor of Physics beginning August 2016, with the possibility of a renewable appointment.  Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in physics or related; ABD considered.

Responsibilities for the 2016-2017 academic year included teaching a two-semester sequence of lecture and concurrent laboratory sections of introductory physics (algebra-based) and a two-semester sequence on experimental physics, with emphasis on building electronic circuits and using LabVIEW.  Candidates with experience in these areas of experimental physics will receive the most serious consideration.

To apply, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, three confidential letters of reference, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts.  Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Millikin offers a competitive salary and full benefit package.