Lecturer-Pool Faculty of Physics and Astronomy - 1 Position to be Filled

Employer
Sam Houston State University
Location
College of Science & Engineering Technology
Closing date
Oct 23, 2021

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Position Title:

Lecturer-Pool Faculty of Physics and Astronomy - 1 Position to be Filled

Requisition:

202100073F

Rank:

Lecturer-Pool

FLSA status:

Exempt

Hiring Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type:

Interim Part-Time

College:

College of Science & Engineering Technology

Department:

Dept of Physics

Open Date:

07/14/2021

Quicklink:

https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/27604

Contact Name:

Dr. Joel Walker

Title:

Professor / Chair of Physics and Astronomy
Sam Houston State University
1908 Avenue J (Box 2267)
204 Farrington Building
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2267

Contact Phone:

936-294-4803

Contact Email:

[email protected]

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:

Lecturer-Pool faculty are term positions hired to teach one to four courses per semester. Course requirements may include a combination of teaching at the main campus in Huntsville, and online classes, depending on the needs of the academic department. Lecturer-Pool faculty position availability is based upon student demand, on a semester-by-semester basis.

Educational Requirements for the Position:

Requires a minimum of a Master’s degree in Physics or Astronomy or a very closely related field.

Experience Required for the Position:

Teaching experience preferred.

Special Instructions Summary:

Requests for information and letters of recommendation may be sent directly to Joel Walker ( [email protected] ).

Open Until Filled:

Yes

EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Organization

For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies. 

SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.

SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas, Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area. 

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace.  

A member of The Texas State University System  

Find Us
Website:
Telephone
936-294-1070
Location
1905 University Avenue
Huntsville
TX
77340
United States

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