Adjunct Faculty, Physics

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Department: Computing, Mathematics, and Technology

Position Summary: Governors State University's College of Arts and Sciences seeks to create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach courses in our Physics program during AY 17-18. The major responsibilities of an adjunct faculty member are to teach Physics courses. Courses taught by adjunct faculty in the above programs are for undergraduate, graduates, or a combination of both. Adjunct faculty should be able to support their course(s) online and use appropriate software tools. Please visit for more information about the programs and courses offered for undergraduates and graduates. Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile, attach a curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of reference or letters of recommendation for consideration. At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not tenure-track, not a part of the faculty bargaining unit, and are not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Physics or Ph.D. in Physics with teaching experience.The desired candidate(s) need(s) to have the ability to teach courses at the upper-division.

Preferred Qualifications: Prior Teaching Experience at the graduate level.

Work Schedule: Courses are taught on a part-time basis. Each adjunct is assigned on a semester by semester basis. Courses could be offered during the daytime or in the evenings or on Saturdays. Evening lectures begin at 4:30pm until 7:20pm or 7:30pm until 10:20pm. Saturday courses are offered at 9:00am until noon, or 1:00pm until 4:00pm.

Type of Position Being Requested: Adjunct

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Collective Bargaining Status of Position: Non-Unionized

FLSA Status: Exempt

Posting Number: FA0175P




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Posted: 1/23/2019
Application Due: 5/29/2020
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