Adjunct Faculty - Physics Department

Job description

Category:: Faculty Positions
Department:: Provost
Locations:: Springfield, OH
Posted:: Dec 17, 2018
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Adjunct
Ref. No.:: 1-82027-50193

About Wittenberg University:

Founded in 1845, Wittenberg is a nationally ranked, private, liberal arts college related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and has an enrollment of about 1,800 students. Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Wittenberg has an exceptional staff and award-winning faculty who share a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and development of students into successful global citizens. Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills in Springfield Ohio, Wittenberg is easily accessible from Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.

Job Description:

Wittenberg University is seeking Adjunct Professors/Instructors in Physics for the spring 2019 semester (beginning January 7 and ending approximately May 9). An instructor is needed to teach one section of PHYS 100 (a low-math physics course for non-science majors). An instructor is also needed to teach PHYS 200 (introductory Mechanics), with one lecture and two lab sections.

To express interest in these positions, please submit your information electronically through our online application system. Please indicate in your cover letter which position(s) you are interested in.


Candidates should have a master's degree or doctorate in physics or a closely related field. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to, and aptitude for, exemplary undergraduate teaching.

Additional Information:

Wittenberg is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society at-large. Please see our notice of nondiscrimination housed on our website.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please create an account on our online application system and upload the following documents in MS Word or Adobe Acrobat format:

  • Resume or CV
  • Cover letter
  • The names, addresses, and phone numbers for three professional references

If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the application process, please contact Wittenberg's Human Resources Department at (937) 327-7517.




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Posted: 12/27/2018
Application Due: 2/12/2019
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