Monday, May 27, 2019

FT Lecturer, Auburn AL

Position Information
Job TitleLecturer - Physics
Posting NumberP1349F
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary
The Physics Department at Auburn University is seeking a highly qualified individual for a Lecturer position. This is a nine-month, non-tenure track position for the 2019-2020 academic year. The expected salary range is between $47,000 and $51,000 for the nine-month appointment. The successful candidate will be expected to: (1) teach introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses in physics, (2) interact with other faculty and staff to contribute to current and future innovative pedagogical efforts in undergraduate teaching, and (3) supervise graduate teaching assistants.
Candidates need to include in their application a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three professional references. More information on this position and the department can be found at: The desired starting date is 16 August 2019.
Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Physics or a related field at the time the appointment begins. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required.
Desired Qualifications
Experience in physics education research (PER), lecture demonstration activities, and teaching large lecture classes is desirable.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin February 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Posting Detail Information
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Open Until FilledYes
References required for this position?Yes
If yes, minimum number requested3

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Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documentation