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.
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.
- Letter of interest – addressing your qualifications and experience related the stated required skills for the position.
- Curriculum Vita
- Statement of teaching philosophy
- 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.
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