The Physics Education Group in the Department of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is conducting a search for a Physics Postdoctoral Instructor. This position will work closely with faculty and staff to help run on-campus blended classes and global modules leveraging the MITx Online platform. Work will focus on the introductory physics classes, editing and managing content, and assisting in the classroom. There may be an opportunity for classroom teaching and/or education research depending on the candidate's interest and experience and department needs; there is the potential for advancement to the position of lecturer.
REQUIRED: PhD in physics or related field; experience with LaTeX; strong organizational and communication skills; ability to work independently and with a wide variety of people; and a desire to learn new skills.
To apply for the position, please go to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/24830. Complete applications should include a CV, a cover letter that includes a teaching philosophy statement, and 3 letters of recommendation. Only web submissions will be accepted.
This is a 12-month appointment that will start in the Summer of 2023. There is potential for yearly renewal conditional upon performance.
MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.
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