Instructor in Physics/Astronomy at Texas Christian University

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Archive Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Texas Christian University - Physics & Astronomy
Fort Worth
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Instructor in Physics/Astronomy at Texas Christian University

The Department of Physics & Astronomy at Texas Christian University invites applications for a full-time non tenure-track Instructor position, to begin in August 2019.  The position is ongoing and the appointment is renewable.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Physics, Astronomy or a related field and a college-level teaching experience.  The ideal candidate will have the background necessary to teach courses in algebra- and calculus-based Physics and introductory Astronomy.  Duties include a modest amount of department and university service.  Professional development should continue, although research is not an expectation.  The Department and the University are dedicated to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive working and learning environment and individuals who are committed to furthering these causes are encouraged to apply.  We welcome applicants from groups underrepresented in Physics and Astronomy.  For further information about the Department see:

TCU uses an online application protocol administered by Human Resources. All application materials, including a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals as well as teaching philosophy and interests must be submitted electronically at  Three confidential letters of recommendation should be emailed directly from the reviewer or dossier service to:

The review of applications will begin January 5, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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