The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Missouri – St. Louis invites applications for a full-time, annual appointment, non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor position. Successful candidates are expected to teach physics and astronomy courses at the undergraduate level, as well as general education courses, and engage in department/university service.
An M.S. degree or Ph.D. (preferred) in physics or a closely related field and teaching experience at the undergraduate level are required. Experience with on-line instruction is preferred.
Complete applications must include (a) a letter of application; (b) a detailed curriculum vitae; (c) names and contact information of at least three professional references; (d) copies of transcripts for the highest degree held; and (e) a one-page teaching statement that includes a description of prior teaching effectiveness and use of computers in classroom and on-line instruction. Candidates must submit application materials electronically at http://www.umsl.edu/services/hrs/Careers%20with%20UMSL/index.html (follow the link for Prospective Employees, additional information on the application process can be found at http://www.umsl.edu/services/hrs/files/pdfs/careerspage/appfaqs.pdf). Only complete, electronically submitted applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin September 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. The projected start date for the position is January 1, 2015. For questions, contact the search committee chair, Dr. Erika Gibb, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
UMSL is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.
Full time employees are eligible for the University benefits package.