Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, December 16, 2019
Archive Date: 
Monday, January 27, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
Oberlin College and Conservatory
Street Line 1: 
173 West Lorain Street
Street Line 2: 
Suite 205
Street Line 3: 
Suite 205
City: 
Oberlin
State/Province: 
OH
Zip/Postal: 
44074
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Physics and Astronomy Department at Oberlin College invites applications for a full-time non-continuing faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences. Appointment to this position will be for a term of 1 year, beginning fall of year 2020, and will carry the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor.

The incumbent will teach a total of five courses during the academic year 2020-2021. The courses will include a general audience astronomy course and a junior-level astrophysics course on stars and planets. The remaining courses will be in our introductory algebra-based physics course sequence.

Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D degree (in hand or expected by first semester of academic year 2020-2021). Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching. Successful teaching experience at the college level is desirable.

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at https://jobs.oberlin.edu. A complete application will be comprised of 1) a Cover Letter that includes an articulation of the applicant’s teaching philosophy; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) Unofficial transcript; and, 4) Letters of Reference from three (3) recommenders* All application materials must be submitted electronically through Oberlin College and Conservatory’s online application process at: https://jobs.oberlin.edu/

Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the February 1, 2020 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.

 

Pay Compensation
Compensation Notes: 
Within the range established for this position, salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes an excellent benefits package.
Included Benefits: 

A full benefit package is offered including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and vacation pay. 

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Jason Stalnaker
Title: 
Associate Professor
Institution/Company: 
Oberlin College and Conservatory
Street Line 1: 
173 West Lorain Street
Street Line 2: 
Suite 205
City: 
Oberlin
State/Province: 
OH
Zip/Postal Code: 
44074
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
4407755576
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Jason Stalnaker
Subject: 
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics
Email: 
jason.stalnaker@oberlin.edu