Adjunct Faculty Physics

Job description

Wells College is seeking applicants for an ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR for the Fall 2021 semester, beginning August 16 2021, to cover the course "PHYS 212: Fundamentals of Physics II (4 sem. hrs.)" on Tuesday/Thursday from 10:50am to 12:05pm with a lab on Thursday from 1:30pm to 4:20pm.

Wells College is a private four-year Liberal Arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York on the unceded lands of the Cayuga Nation. The mission of Wells College is to educate students to think critically, reason wisely, and act humanely as they cultivate meaningful lives. The Wells experience prepares students to appreciate complexity and difference, to embrace new ways of knowing, to be creative, and to respond ethically to the interdependent worlds to which they belong. Committed to excellence in all areas of its reach, Wells College equips students for lifelong learning and for sharing the privileges of education with others.

 Required Qualifications:  

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in Physics or related field.  
  • Experience in teaching Physics or a related field at the college level.


Wells College wishes to reinforce its commitment to increase faculty and staff diversity, recognizing that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society.

Applications should be submitted online in PDF at and include a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, diversity statement, and contact information for 2 references that can speak to your teaching effectiveness.  Applications received by June 1 will be given full consideration, but we will continue to consider applications until the position is filled.





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Posted: 5/8/2021
Application Due: 8/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time