The Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physics in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa (UT) invites applications for a full-time, one-year term position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics starting in August 2020 to cover a sabbatical leave.
The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially based private institution of 9,200 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa’s dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 22 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and 140 countries and “Top Tier” ranking in U.S. News & World Report.
We are seeking an energetic individual with an enthusiasm for teaching at the undergraduate level. The position entails teaching 27 contact hours (3-4 classes a semester) over the 2020/21 academic year. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate excellence in undergraduate education for both science and non-science majors and will be encouraged to engage in department and University activities.
A Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or other closely related field is required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Review of applications will begin April 13, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.
For further details and to apply, please visit our website at www.ut.edu/jobs Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and name and contact information of references.
The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.
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