The Department of Physics at Wofford College is seeking to hire an adjunct professor to teach one section of algebra based General Physics II and the associated lab in the spring 2021 semester. This course is a continuation of General Physics I covering topics of electricity, magnetism, optics, and nuclear physics. This course can be taught remotely with synchronous online meetings at scheduled class and lab times.
For appointment, 18 hours of physics graduate instruction from an accredited institution is required. Preference will be given to candidates with a master’s degree in physics and higher education teaching experience or similar teaching experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Application materials are to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information (names, emails, and telephone numbers) for at least two professional references. Qualified finalist candidates will be contacted for an interview and teaching demonstration.
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