Penn State Worthington Scranton: Assistant Professor of Physics, tenure-track; start August 2013 or as negotiated. Teach 9 credits each semester of algebra-based and calculus-based introductory physics, and algebra, trigonometry and calculus. Use traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods in teaching. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. Develop and/or enhance a research agenda and publish in refereed journals. Various service activities also are expected. Qualifications: Ph.D. in Physics or closely related discipline preferred; Ph.D. in Mathematics will be considered. Experience and credentials to teach college-level physics and mathematics required. Prior college-level teaching experience preferred. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Campus: Penn State Worthington Scranton is a student-centered campus of approximately 1,300 students with the appeal of a small, private college and the name recognition and prestige of a major research university. Students and faculty have all of the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. To learn more about the campus and Penn State, visit http://www.psu.edu/ur/cmpcoll.html. To learn more about the position and how to apply, visit http://www.psu.jobs/Search/Opportunities.html and follow the “Faculty” link. Application review begins October 30, 2012. AA/EOE
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