LECTURER IN ASTRONOMY

Job description

LECTURER IN ASTRONOMY

Job no: 99152-AS
Work type: Staff-Part Time
Department:L&S/ASTRONOMY/ASTRON
Location: Madison
Categories: Instructional

Position Summary:

Teach our introductory Astronomy course, Astronomy 104, "Our Exploration of the Solar System" during Fall semester 2019.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

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Degree and Area of Specialization:

Minimum of M.S. in astronomy, astrophysics, physics, or history of science required.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Ongoing studies in astronomy and astrophysics and previous teaching experience at college/university level preferred.

Department(s):

A481100-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/ASTRONOMY/ASTRON

Work Type:

Part Time: 33.4%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal, 4 month appointment.

There is a possibility this position could be extended in subsequent semesters to teach one or more of course(s) listed on this PVL, or similar courses within the department. This position may become renewable if there is a need for an ongoing appointment.

Salary:

Minimum $41,298 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants will upload their c.v., cover letter, and list of references at jobs.wisc.edu. Questions about the position can be directed to the Department of Astronomy Chair, Sebastian Heinz, [email protected]

Contact:

Sebastian Heinz
[email protected]
608-890-1459
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Official Title:

SENIOR LECTURER(D80BN) or LECTURER(D80DN) or ASSOC LECTURER(D80FN)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Terminal

Job Number:

99152-AS

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://oed.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

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Applications Open: Jul 9 2019 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close:Jul 23 2019 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

 

 

 

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Posted: 7/16/2019
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