The Denison University Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor, with possible continuation for a second and third year, starting Fall 2019. We seek candidates who are vitally interested in teaching physics, and potentially astronomy, at both the beginning and advanced levels. Ph.D. degree in Physics or a related field is preferred, but ABD will be considered, as long as the Ph.D. is completed within one year of the start date. Teaching experience is preferred. We offer mentorship and professional development opportunities to all visiting faculty. The department consists of seven faculty, a dedicated technical assistant, and a full-time administrative assistant. Facilities include excellent equipment for both teaching and research, first class on-site experimental labs, an observatory, a planetarium, and a well-equipped machine shop. Additional information may be obtained from our web site http://denison.edu/academics/physics/. Denison University is a diverse, highly-selective, national liberal arts college enrolling approximately 2,300 students from around the world. Our college is committed to attracting and supporting an academically and culturally diverse faculty. Granville, Ohio, is located just 30 minutes from the Columbus metropolitan area, our state capital. Applicants should submit vita, transcripts, a description of teaching interests and experience, and three (3) letters of reference online at https://employment.denison.edu. Applications received bv March 10, 2019 will receive full consideration. To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to foster a diverse campus community, which recognizes the value of all persons regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our Diversity Guide. Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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About Denison University
Denison University is a selective, four-year, private, residential liberal arts college. It is located in Granville, Ohio, a college community just 27 miles east of Columbus, the state capital. Denison has more than 48 majors, concentrations and programs of study.
Denison’s campus is beautiful and exceptionally well-suited for its academic mission. It features a mixture of historic and contemporary buildings, and state-of-the-art science facilities. Spanning 1,000 acres, the campus includes a 350-acre biological reserve. All buildings, academic, residential and athletic, are within walking distance of each other, which helps build a sense of community.
Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison, located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capital, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities.
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