Adjunct Assistant Professor - Astronomy

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Montana
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
City: 
Missoula
State/Province: 
MT
Zip/Postal: 
59812
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Position
The Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor or Adjunct Assistant Professor in Astronomy. This is a one- or two-semester position to begin in August of 2019. Duties and responsibilities include teaching introductory astronomy lecture and lab courses. Other course assignments are possible based on the applicant’s background. This candidate will be a vital member of a program that is focused on excellence in teaching, research and engagement of undergraduate students. The Department is committed to a diverse community and encourages applications from minorities, veterans, and women.

Qualifications
We seek applicants with a Ph.D. in astronomy or astrophysics who have a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. Applicants with an MS or MA in astronomy and who have teaching experience will be given consideration as well.

How to Apply
Priority Application Date: June 1, 2019

All applications are online at https://umjobs.silkroad.com/. Applicants should upload the following materials: *Please note: only five (5) attachments are allowed per application. Please combine documents accordingly.

  1. Letter of interest – addressing your qualifications and experience related the stated required skills for the position.
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. Statement of teaching philosophy
  4. Professional References – names and contact information for three (3) professional references.

Inquiries about the position may be directed to the department chair at Andrew.Ware@umontana.edu.

Applications received by June 1, 2019 will be given full consideration, but review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Montana is an ADA/EOE/AA/Veteran's Preference Employer.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Andrew.Ware@umontana.edu
Institution/Company: 
University of Montana
City: 
Missoula
State/Province: 
MT
Zip/Postal Code: 
59812
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
Andrew.Ware@umontana.edu
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
139608