The faculty will be responsible for student instruction, student advising, educational leadership, and mentoring in Physics. The focus of this position is in classroom and laboratory instruction. This person will teach full load (15 credits/semester) of Physics lectures and laboratories. Specific courses may include but not be limited to: College Physics (Algebra-based); General Physics (Calculus-based); Physics for Applied Technologies; Physics for Health Science; and Physics Survey. Position will start in the Fall semester, August 2021.
Minimum education and experience include:
Earned Doctorate in Physics, Physics Education, or closely-related discipline. However, qualified candidates who have a Masters Degree in Physics will also be considered. A minimum of 18 graduate credits in Physics or Physics Education is required.
Two (2) years equivalent successful full-time College teaching experience in both lecture and laboratory classes, specifically College Physics (Algebra-based), General Physics (Calculus-based), Physics for Applied Technologies, Physics for Health Science, and/or Physics Survey at the undergraduate level, higher than Teaching Assistant or Lab Assistant.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level.
Coursework in or experience integrating computer technology in the instructional process.
Minimum abilities and skills include:
Demonstrated ability to teach creatively and effectively.
Experience in using technology, especially learning management systems, to enhance learning.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in written form.
Ability to work with a diverse student population.
Developed organizational skills.
Demonstrated ability to teach and assess student outcomes creatively and effectively.
Experience in using technology, especially learning management systems, to enhance and assess student learning.
Please see the detailed job announcement on our website and to submit an application, cover letter, resume, and teaching philosophy: https://www.pct.edu/jobs .
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Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with credentials submitted as applied to the College’s Faculty Salary System. As a point of reference, the salary range for new full-time faculty hired in various disciplines throughout the College for the 2020/21 academic year is $56,586 - $74,316.
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Pennsylvania College of Technology, an affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University is located in Williamsport, a family-oriented community ideally situated along the Susquehanna River at the foot of Bald Eagle Mountain in north central Pennsylvania within 200 Miles of New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Pennsylvania College of Technology, a national leader in applied technology education attracts the second-highest enrollment in the Penn State system; nearly 6,000 students are enrolled in associate- and bachelor-degree programs relating to more than 100 different career areas, which combine hands-on experience with theory and management education. The modern Penn College campus offers students hands-on instruction and access to the latest equipment, leading to excellent graduate placement and "degrees that work".
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, excellent educational benefits for employees and dependents at Penn College and The Pennsylvania State University, and an exciting work experience as part of the Penn College family. For more information about Penn College, please visit our Web site at www.pct.edu.
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