Lecturer in Astronomy

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
Smith College
City: 
Northampton
State/Province: 
MASSACHUSETTS
Zip/Postal: 
01063
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Astronomy at Smith College invites applications for a one-year, benefits-eligible position at the rank of Lecturer, to begin July 1, 2018.  Successful candidates should be prepared to engage actively with diverse students across the liberal arts. Teaching responsibilities will include four undergraduate astronomy classes including Survey of the Universe, Astrophysics I, and two intermediate-level courses in the candidate’s field of specialization. Candidates with familiarity with small optical telescopes are encouraged to apply, as are candidates from groups underrepresented in Astronomy.  A Ph.D. in Astronomy or related field is expected by the time of appointment. There will be ample opportunities, but no requirement, to engage in research in collaboration with Five College Astronomy Department faculty, students, and postdocs, including competitive access to the 50-meter Large Millimeter Telescope in Mexico.Details about the Department of Astronomy may be found at http://www.smith.edu/astronomy/. For more information and to apply visit http://apply.interfolio.com/48774. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2018. EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
James Lowenthal
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
FA0828