Adjunct Assistant Professor, Physics

Overland Park, KS
Jul 07, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Instruct students in Physics lecture/lab courses (General Physics, Applied Physics, or Engineering Physics).

Tracking Code

Required Skills
  • Master's degree with 18 graduate credit hours in Physics.
  • Computer literacy including ability to communicate and develop teaching materials and enter grades electronically.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the use of appropriate computer software.
  • Demonstrate fluency in written and oral communications.
  • One year of college-level teaching experience in Physics.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Doctoral degree with 18 graduate credit hours in Physics.

Required Experience

Required Experience:
  • One year of college-level teaching experience in Physics is required.

Preferred Experience
  • Community college teaching experience is preferred in Physics.

Benefit Information:

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Job Location
Overland Park, , United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay.

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
This hiring is for the fall semester to teach a night section of Engineering Physics I. The class meets on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Lecture - Tuesday (6.00-6.50 pm) and Thursday (6.00-8.50 pm) Lab - Tuesday (7.00-9.50 pm)
Special Instructions
REQUIRED: A resume and unofficial transcript must be uploaded to be considered. If employed, certified transcripts for all degrees will be required. Each applicant interviewed will be required to give a 15 minute mini-lecture on a topic to be determined. Optional documents such as a teaching philosophy, curriculum vita and references letters may be uploaded.