The Hofstra University Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a one-year Special Assistant Professor position in physics. The department is looking for faculty committed to teaching at a liberal arts college with small class size. The department offers the BA and BS in Physics, and the BS in Applied Physics. The successful candidate must have a PhD in physics, an excellent established record of undergraduate physics instruction, and should be comfortable teaching every course in the undergraduate physics curriculum.
The scheduled start date for this position is September 1, 2021; review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter in PDF format to the Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Dr. Gregory Levine, at the following email address: [email protected].
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Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.