The University of Scranton Department of Physics and Electrical Engineering Full-Time - Faculty Specialist Position
The Department of Physics & Electrical Engineering at The University of Scranton seeks applicants for a non-tenure track full-time position to begin in August 2019. Responsibilities include teaching a variety of undergraduate lectures/labs (12 credits per semester), advising students, contributing to curriculum development and program assessment, and providing service to the university. This is a one-year, non-tenure track position with full time Faculty Specialist status that may be renewable. Subsequent contracts may be up to three years in length.
A Master’s degree in Physics, Physics Education, or closely relate field is required. Prior teaching experience at the undergraduate level is required. A PhD in Physics, Physics Education, or closely related field is preferred.
Applicants should demonstrate:
(1) A commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching
(2) An ability to teach undergraduate introductory physics lecture & lab courses
(3) Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Those interested should apply online at https://universityofscrantonjobs.com complete the application and attach the following electronically (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) brief description of approach to and experience in teaching at the undergraduate level, and (4) three letters of reference. Official transcripts may be requested after application. Review of applications will begin July 10, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
For more information, please contact the chair of the search committee,
The University is a Catholic and Jesuit University animated by the spiritual vision and the tradition of excellence characteristic of the Society of Jesus and those who share in its way of proceeding. The University is a community dedicated to the freedom of inquiry and personal development fundamental to the growth in wisdom and integrity of all who share its life. As a Catholic and Jesuit institution of nearly 4,000 undergraduate and more than 1,500 graduate students, The University of Scranton delivers a meaningful education that challenges its students morally, spiritually, and intellectually.
The University of Scranton is committed to providing a safe and nondiscriminatory employment and educational environment. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law. Sexual harassment, including sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational, extracurricular, athletic, or other programs or in the context of employment. The University of Scranton is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator. Veterans, minority persons, women, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
About University of Scranton
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