Physics, Adjunct Instructor - Pooled Position

Fort Myers, FL
Jun 20, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Information

Job Title Physics, Adjunct Instructor - Pooled Position

Job Description

Your initial duties will include teaching; course and/or curriculum development; involvement on College and University committees and/or initiatives; as well as duties as assigned. Florida Gulf Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality education, research, and service. All Faculty are expected to be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning; committed to effective use of technology including distance learning; involved in scholarly activities as appropriate to appointment; and provide service to the College, University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main campus or at off-campus sites within our region.

Required Qualifications

Master's degree in Physics or related discipline from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation with 18 graduate credit hours in field of instruction.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Physics from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation.

Demonstrated achievement or evidence of potential for excellent teaching in general physics.

Talent for delivering a difficult scientific subject in a creative and relevant manner to students in STEM fields.

Interest and ability to make connections to other programs in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Experience teaching at the general education level.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Salary Range $2,750 per 3 credit course

Job Duties

Essential Job Duties

This is a temporary position that will be responsible for teaching chemistry related courses.

Other Duties

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number TS12P

Open Date 02/12/2016

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Successful candidates are required to provide an official transcript prior to the start of the semester.

As a temporary employee, you not be eligible to participate in all employee benefit programs (e.g., paid leave, retirement, or tuition reimbursement).

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a Master's degree or higher in Physics or related discipline from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please indicate how you first learned of this position.
    • Job Board
    • Print Advertisement
    • Social Media
    • Job Fair/Conference
    • FGCU Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  3. * Per the question above, please specify the name of where you FIRST learned of the position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of 5 Professional References (with relationship of each)
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents