Visiting Instructor of Physics

Job description

Washington and Lee University seeks a Visiting Instructor of Physics beginning fall 2018.  This position is a one-year, full-time position. Applicants should have demonstrated interest in teaching and mentoring undergraduates and ability to teach calculus-based introductory physics laboratories. The person we hire will teach six laboratory courses in the 2018-19 academic year.

Application Instructions Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, brief statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references when applying online to this position.  Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 

Washington and Lee is a highly selective university of approximately 1800 undergraduates and 400 law students located in the Shenandoah Valley, three hours SW of Washington, DC.

Qualifications M.S. in Physics or related field is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Washington and Lee is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  As such, we are interested in candidates who are committed to high standards of scholarship, performance and professionalism and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity in our faculty, staff and student body. Job description requirements are representative, but not all‐inclusive of the knowledge, skill, and abilities needed to successfully perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Statement of Commitment to Diversity

Washington and Lee affirms that diverse perspectives and backgrounds enhance our community. We are committed to the recruitment, enrichment, and retention of students, faculty, and staff who embody many experiences, cultures, points of view, interests, and identities. As engaged citizens in a global and diverse society, we seek to advance a positive learning and working environment for all through open and substantive dialogue. 





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Posted: 4/10/2018
Application Due: 6/9/2018
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Salary: Commensurate with experience