A probationary tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor is available in the Department of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Arts and Sciences. The department seeks a dynamic candidate with expertise in physics who is committed to teaching excellence and to maintaining an active program involving undergraduates. This appointment carries an initial two-year probationary appointment beginning with the 2019/2020 academic year, August 26, 2019. Minimum qualifications: A PhD in physics or a closely related field (astrophysics, materials science, electrical engineering, etc.) is required. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and the ability to establish a research program involving undergraduates is required.
Preferred qualifications: Evidence of successful university teaching, and a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. The ability to bring diverse cultural and ethnic experiences and perspectives to the campus and to serve as a role model and mentor for women and/or minorities will be considered an asset.
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