Fellow (Post Doc)
General Description of Position:
As a postdoc your work may include observing and interviewing physics faculty, performing phenomenographic and statistical analyses, preparing research results for publication and presentation.
Information about the Department:
For information about the KSU Physics Education Research group visit the Physics Department website at http://phys.ksu.edu. Information about Teaching Tools in Physics Education can be found at: https://www.phys.ksu.edu/ksuper/teaching-tools/index.html
Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice provost for diversity and a dedicated staff. Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.
Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years. Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.
As a postdoc your work may include observing and interviewing physics faculty, performing phenomenographic and statistical analyses, preparing research results for publication and presentation. Assisting with supervising students, and assisting with designing changes to PhysPort based on research results. Will work closely with PhysPort research director from KSU as well as the PhysPort director and assistant director of American Associate of Physics Teachers and other research team members. This position is based at Kansas State University but involves close collaboration with a geographically distributed team and someone who could work remotely would be considered.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Physics Education, Education or related fields.
Ph.D. in Physics Education and experience working on research projects.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.
Screening of Applications Begins:
October 15, 2017
Salary Range / Pay Rate:
47,476 – 54,000
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.
Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.