The Purdue University Fort Wayne Department of Physics invites applications for a three semester Visiting Assistant Professor position in Physics starting January 2019. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in physics (lower and possibly upper division, and labs). This position will have a 12-hour load which will consist of the equivalent of 3-4 courses/semester. The Physics Department offers B.S. degrees in Physics (with four concentrations: Biomedical, Optoelectronics, Engineering, and Computational/Mathematical). We have 60+ undergraduate physics majors. We have a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and involvement of students in research. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the success of our program. Submit cover letter, CV, a 1-2 page teaching philosophy, an example of teaching experience or effectiveness, research interest and contact information for three references. Candidates invited for an interview will need to prepare a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation for the interview process in addition to a research presentation suitable for undergraduate students.
Purdue University Fort Wayne is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Requirements are a Ph.D. (or A.B.D) in Physics or related field and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.
About Purdue University Fort Wayne
Purdue University Fort Wayne is the largest university in northeast Indiana, offering 25 graduate and more than 100 prestigious Purdue University undergraduate degrees and certificates. More than 10,000 students of diverse ages, races and nationalities belong to the Purdue University Fort Wayne family. We seek to develop and nurture that diversity by maintaining an inclusive community that recognizes and values the inherent worth and dignity of every person; fostering tolerance, sensitivity, understanding, and mutual respect. The 688-acre campus in Fort Wayne is home to over 8,000 degree-seeking undergraduate and graduate students. Through Purdue University Fort Wayne’s partnerships with area high schools, more than 2,000 high school students take dual-credit courses, simultaneously earning both high school and college credits. Purdue University Fort Wayne is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Learn more about us at PFW.edu.
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