Assistant Professor of Instruction in PhysicsLocation:
Clinton, NYOpen Date:
Sep 13, 2022Description:
The Physics Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Instruction, starting as soon as January 2023, but no later than August 2023. Typically, this position requires teaching five laboratory sections per year, in addition to other duties that support the department’s educational mission. Primary responsibilities are: preparing laboratory materials, teaching and assessing student work in first-year and second-year laboratories, and collaborating with departmental faculty on the development new laboratory exercises. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to: set-up, management, and maintenance of laboratory equipment and classroom demonstrations.
Candidates will possess a Masters’ or Ph.D. in Physics or closely related field, a commitment to undergraduate education, and excellent communication skills. Experience in laboratory instruction is preferred.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a c.v., a teaching statement summarizing laboratory teaching experience and philosophy, and names of three people who can be contacted to provide a letter of reference. All materials should be submitted to http://apply.interfolio.com/113413. Questions may be directed to Prof. Kate Brown, Search Committee Chair, [email protected] Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at https://www.hercjobs.org/regions/higher-ed-careers-upstate-new-york/, as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/faculty-development/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community.