Adjunct Faculty, Physics
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 www.govst.edu/cas 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