Arizona State University, Physics

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Position ID:ASU-Physics-ATP [#24497, 112614]
Position Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Tempe, Arizona 85287, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Physics / Physics
Salary Range:80,000
Appl Deadline:2023/04/21 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/03/08, finished 2023/10/28, listed until 2023/09/08)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Physics in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible Teaching Assistant Professor position with an anticipated start date in July 2023. This is a fixed-term, fiscal year (twelve-month) appointment with no tenure implications. Subsequent year renewals (July 1st through June 30th) are contingent upon performance, availability of resources, and the department's needs.

The Department of Physics is within The College of Liberal Arts Sciences. The College values our cultural and intellectual diversity, and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.

The Teaching Assistant Professor will provide instruction primarily in our large undergraduate General Physics Program, supervise teaching assistants, and serve on Department and/or University committees. They will also participate in developing new course materials and act in support of future program plans in conjunction with other faculty and staff.

Specific Responsibilities and Distribution of Effort:

1) Teaching (90%). At the request of the unit chair, teach courses during the fiscal year. Typically, this will be three courses per semester. Responsibilities include classroom instruction, assessment, grading, and office hours. 2) Service (10%). Supervise and mentor the graduate Teaching Assistants assigned to those classes. Participate in Department and/or University committees.

Minimum Qualifications:

• PhD in physics or a related field by the time of appointment. • Effective teaching ability as evidenced by peer and/or student reviews. • Evidence of organization and communication skills.

Desired Qualifications:

• 2-4 years of teaching experience at the university level. • Experience in developing and leading student groups in higher education. • Prior evidence of effective teaching at a range of levels. • Experience working with diverse student populations. • Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to promoting the participation of women and underrepresented minorities. • Multimedia presentation skills and aptitude for using emerging technologies in content delivery. To apply, please submit the following materials electronically using this link: 1) a cover letter; 2) a current curriculum vitae; 3) Names and contact information of three references; 4) a brief statement addressing how your past and/or potential teaching contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance ASU’s commitment to inclusive excellence; 5) A teaching statement; 6) Evidence of teaching excellence (e.g., summative assessments, lesson plans, curriculum, sample lesson/video, etc.)

The initial application deadline is, April 21, 2023 If not filled, applications will be evaluated every week thereafter until the search is closed.

A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. and

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Contact: Meilnda Hernandez, 480-965-0597
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