Adjunct Faculty-Physics and Astronomy

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Job location: Commerce TAMUC

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-09-11
Req: R-012004
Job Title

Adjunct Faculty-Physics and Astronomy


Texas A&M University - Commerce


Physics & Astronomy

Proposed Minimum Salary


Job Location

Commerce, Texas

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Job Description

Job Description:

APPLICANT: Before you apply please have all documents available to upload during the application process. See Instructions below.

The Department of Physics & Astronomy seeks to establish a pool of qualified applicants for Fall 2018, part-time adjunct faculty appointments in physics, astronomy, and integrated science.

Major Essentials/Duties:

  • Successful applicants will teach up to six semester credit hours within the required discipline at on campus or off-campus sites as dictated by student demand, hold office hours and assist students as needed.

Other Duties:

  • As assigned


  • A terminal degree in physics, astronomy, or a closely related field is required to teach graduate coursework. Candidates for the integrated science courses may have a suitable background in education, with at least 18 applicable graduate credits.
  • A Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in the field is required to teach undergraduate courses.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who hold current relevant professional credentials.
  • College or university teaching experience.
  • Evidence of teaching excellence.
  • Prior relevant industry experience.
  • Experience working with culturally diverse populations.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: During the application process you have only one opportunity to upload documents.  The page “My Experience” has a boxed area labeled “Resume/CV” to drop or upload files.  Here is where you are required to drop/upload the following:

•                 Cover Letter

•                 Resume/CV

•                 At least 3 references and their full contact information, and

•                 Transcripts (if a degree is required)

Applications submitted to Texas A&M University-Commerce must have all required documents provided by the applicant. Failure to provide a completed job application could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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Posted: 8/27/2019
Application Due: 11/22/2020
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