Physics: Visiting Instructor in Physics - 000080P

Location
Virginia, USA, Richmond
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Mar 01, 2017
Ref
req1154
Contact
Broadbean Poster
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Physics: Visiting Instructor in Physics - 000080P

The Department of Physics at the University of Richmond, a highly-selective, private liberal arts institution, invites applications for a one-year full-time Visiting Instructor position in Physics to begin August 2017. Applicants must have at least a Master's degree; a Ph.D. in physics or a related field is preferred. The candidate will be expected to teach introductory physics courses for both science and non-science majors, in an active-learning workshop format. The visiting instructor will teach two sections (12 contact hours per week in total) each semester.

Interested applicants should visit our Careers Site (http://jobs.richmond.edu) to apply. Applicants will be asked to submit electronically a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement describing their teaching experience and interests, and names of at least two references who can address the candidate's teaching. References will receive an email asking them to submit their reference letters via email. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The University of Richmond is a private university with approximately 3000 undergraduates located on a beautiful campus six miles west of the heart of Richmond, Virginia and in close proximity to the ocean, mountains, and Washington, D.C. The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the physics department please visit http://physics.richmond.edu/.