Lecturer

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Archive Date: 
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Tennessee
Department Name: 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
Nielsen Physics Building
Street Line 2: 
1408 Circle Drive
City: 
Knoxville
State/Province: 
TN
Zip/Postal: 
37996-1200
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

LECTURER - THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE

Department of Physics and Astronomy

The Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, intends to hire a full-time (75%) non-tenure-track lecturer, starting August 1, 2019. The lecturer’s responsibilities will include classroom instruction for our general education and service courses, covering both introductory physics and astronomy. This non-tenure-track position is renewable yearly, contingent upon evidence of excellent teaching, demand for instruction, and availability of funds, and comes with full benefits.

Applicants must hold a masters or Ph. D. (preferred) degree in Physics, Astronomy, or related discipline, and are strongly encouraged to submit evidence of effective teaching, such as student and/or peer evaluations of past classroom instruction, recitation lectures and/or laboratory instruction. The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, offers competitive salaries and has a career ladder for non-tenure-track lecturers. After five years of full-time service, lecturers are eligible for promotion to Senior Lecturer; Senior Lecturers may be offered multi-year employment contracts.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and a teaching statement, and also arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be submitted separately. All application materials should be uploaded via apply.interfolio.com/61846. Only electronic applications will be considered. Acceptable file formats are .pdf or .doc.

This appointment is expected to begin August 1, 2019. Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admission without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, and parental status.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Yuri Efremenko
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
University of Tennessee
Department Name: 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
Nielsen Physics Building
Street Line 2: 
1408 Circle Drive
City: 
Knoxville
State/Province: 
TN
Zip/Postal Code: 
37996-1200
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
865974-2633
Email: 
yefremen@utk.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Yuri Efremenko
Email: 
yefremen@utk.edu