Assistant Teaching Professor - JRID48438

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
August 31, 2014
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
September 1, 2014
Job Details
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution/Company Name: 
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Dr. Erika Gibb
Professor, Chair
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Street Address Line 1: 
1 University Blvd
Street Address Line 2: 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
St. Louis
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Contact Information For Inquiries About Job
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Job Announcement Text: 

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 (follow the link for Prospective Employees, additional information on the application process can be found at  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

UMSL is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

Included Benefits: 

Full time employees are eligible for the University benefits package.