Visiting Assistant Professor - Department of Physics and Astronomy - 0404906
James Madison University invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position beginning the 2013-2014 academic year in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment is for two years.
The department has 22 full-time faculty members and 110 students in our multi-track baccalaureate-only program. For details on applying for this position and a description of the information required for a complete application, visit http://csma31.csm.jmu.edu/physics/html/application.
The successful candidate will teach introductory physics or physical science for non-science majors. Additional duties may include conducting general physics or introductory electronics laboratories.
We seek candidates with an earned PhD in astronomy or physics and a demonstrated interest and ability in teaching courses relevant to the position is required.
To apply, please complete the faculty profile and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and statement of your research goals (Other Document #1) via the JMU web site: https://joblink.jmu.edu (reference posting number 0404906). The names and contact information for three references will be requested at the end of the application. References will receive an e-mail prompt that will request that they submit letters of recommendation online. Review of applications will begin on January 9, 2013. Salary shall be commensurate with experience.
James Madison University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.