Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor, Physics

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Category:: Faculty Positions
Department:: Physics
Locations:: Springfield, OH
Posted:: Oct 18, 2018
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Full-time
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. For more information about the institution, please visit our web page at

Job Description:

The Department of Physics at Wittenberg University seeks candidates for a one-semester, full-time sabbatical replacement position for the spring 2019 semester (beginning January 7th). Teaching responsibilities will be one lecture and two lab sections of an introductory mechanics course, plus one section of a physics course for non-science majors.


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

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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 non-discrimination housed on our website.

Application Instructions:

Complete applications should include the following: a letter of application, a resume or CV, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references. References of finalists will be contacted by email.

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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