Adjunct Instructor in Physics
Adjunct Faculty Positions in Physics
The Natural Sciences Division at Mount Saint Mary College seeks qualified individuals to teach
Introductory Physics and General Physics lecture and lab sections, beginning Fall 2021, but also
with the possibility of an ongoing basis. The Introductory Physics lecture and lab courses are the
first semester of a 2-part introduction to the major fields of physics with emphasis on
understanding fundamental principles, covering mechanics, laws of motion, work and energy.
The General Physics lecture and lab courses are the first semester of a 2-part calculus-based
sequence covering fundamentals of mechanics, thermodynamics, work, and energy. These
courses are offered during the traditional 15-week semester schedule.
Qualifications include: A Master’s degree or higher is required in physics or a related field, or
in education. Previous teaching experience is preferred. Applications will be accepted on a
rolling basis. All offers of employment are contingent upon a satisfactory background check.
If interested, please submit letter of application and include a resume/curriculum vitae and two
letters of recommendation.
Mount Saint Mary College is a Catholic, Dominican liberal arts college located in New York’s
scenic Hudson Valley, 60 miles north of New York City. Preparing students for personal and
professional success, the College offers bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in healthcare,
business, education, social services, communication and media, the liberal arts, and more.