William & Mary, Physics

Position ID:William & Mary-Physics-LECTURER [#15968, F0086W]
Position Title: Lecturer of Physics
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Williamsburg, Virginia 23185, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / Physics
Appl Deadline:2020/03/10help popup (posted 2020/02/06, listed until 2020/08/06)
Position Description:    

The Department of Physics at William & Mary invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position that will begin August 10, 2020.

The successful candidate will be expected to be an effective teacher, and to teach physics and/or astronomy courses at the undergraduate level for both majors and non-majors. Teaching responsibilities will comprise three courses per semester, and will typically include physics lectures and introductory lab sections. Service responsibilities will include managing graduate teaching assistants, preparation of lecture-demonstrations and management of departmental equipment inventory.

Required Qualifications: Near completion of a PhD dissertation (ABD status) by the time of appointment, August 10, 2020.

Preferred qualifications include: a PhD by the time the appointment begins; experience in the managing of introductory labs; experience in one or more of the topics of: modern electronics and instrumentation, engineering physics or project management; ability to supervise students in capstone physics or engineering physics design projects.

Applicants must apply on-line at https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/38113. Submit a curriculum vitae and a cover letter including statement of research experience and statement of teaching interests. You will be prompted to submit on-line the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference. For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, March 10, 2020. Applications received after the review date will be considered if needed and the position will remain open until filled.

William & Mary Physics provides world-class research and educational opportunities within a large physics department set in a beautiful, personal-scale, liberal-arts campus. The Physics Department currently has 27 full-time faculty members, approximately 60 Ph.D.-seeking graduate students, and a substantial number of undergraduate majors who actively participate in its various research programs. Our program emphasizes engagement of students in research and interaction between students and faculty, and our undergraduate program requires a faculty-mentored senior research project for each student. Further information on the Department may be found at www.wm.edu/as/physics.

The College of William & Mary and the Department of Physics value diversity (bit.ly/physicsvalues) and invite applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check. -------------------------------------------------------------------


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