The Physics Department at Grand Valley State University invites applications for multiple Visiting Faculty positions to begin August 2019. Candidates will hold a Ph.D. in Physics or Astronomy and must have a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate education and to working with a diverse student population. Experience teaching introductory physics courses and/or labs is preferred. Successful candidates will be responsible for teaching a full load of courses (12 contact hours/week) serving as instructor of record for introductory physics courses including lectures, discussion sections, and labs. Application information can be found at jobs.gvsu.edu. Required materials include your curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy, and names and contact information for three (3) references. The position is a nine-month appointment and will be for one (1) year with the potential of renewal for up to two (2) more years. Salary is competitive with regional peer institutions. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the positions are filled. Grand Valley State University is an EOE which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities (http://www.gvsu.edu/affirmative). Questions should be directed to the Physics Chair at email@example.com.
Internal Number: 493095
About Grand Valley State University
Grand Valley State University attracts more than 24,000 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities. Grand Valley is the comprehensive regional university for the state’s second largest metropolitan area and offers 82 undergraduate and 30 graduate degree programs. It has campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Holland and centers in Muskegon and Traverse City. The university is dedicated to individual student achievement, going beyond the traditional classroom experience, with research opportunities and business partnerships. GVSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.
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