Assistant Professor of Physics

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Posting Details

Classification Title: Assistant Professor of Physics Position Title: Assistant Professor of Physics Position Type: Department: Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Job Summary/Basic Function:

Position Title
Assistant Professor of Physics

Math and Natural Sciences

Position Begins
August 2019

10-month, tenure track

Excellent benefits are available

Primary responsibilities will include teaching Physics, advising students, and service to the college, community and discipline.

Background Check

Employment is contingent of successful completion of background check.

The Division

The Department of Mathematics and Physical Science offers associate and baccalaureate degrees and provides service courses to support associate degree and baccalaureate degree programs in nursing and allied health, as well as general education courses.

The College
Gordon College has served the community and region continuously since its founding in 1852, and has been a unit in the University System of Georgia since 1972. After more than three decades of serving the state as a residential two-year college, in 2006 Gordon College was named a state college and asked to develop selected four year programs to address critical state needs. In May, 2009 the College graduated its first baccalaureate class of 27 early childhood education majors. In Fall 2010 the College implemented baccalaureate majors in nursing, mathematics, and biology, and in Fall 2011, baccalaureate programs in history and English were launched. Gordon College serves more than 4500 students with the good work of more than 100 full-time faculty.

The Community
The main campus of Gordon College is in Barnesville, Georgia, a lovely town located an hour south of Atlanta, Georgia. Students and faculty enjoy the pleasures of small town living together with access to the many attractions of a major metropolitan center and an international airport.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Physics or related field with 18 graduate semester hours in Physics. Commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching with special attention to needs of diverse populations, prior teaching experience at the collegiate level. Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology is required. Preferred candidate will be flexible, highly motivated, and enthusiastic about student success.

Preferred Qualifications:

Doctorate in Physics.

Posting Date: 06/14/2019 Closing Date: Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete online application by clicking “Apply to this Job” above.

Unofficial transcripts for all degrees attained must be submitted either with application, mailed to Human Resources, Gordon College, 419 College Drive, Barnesville, GA 30204 or faxed to 678-359-5290

Transcripts will be the only documentation accepted by mail.

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

AA/EOE/ADA, open records law state.

Supplemental Questions

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Optional & Required Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Other Document
  3. Unofficial Transcripts




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Posted: 6/15/2019
Application Due: 6/21/2019
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