Term Instructor of Physics and Astronomy

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Alaska Anchorage
Department Name: 
Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
3211 Providence Dr.
City: 
Anchorage
State/Province: 
AK
Zip/Postal: 
99508
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Position Summary:

The Department of Physics and Astronomy within the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) invites applications for a 90% contract, one-year, term funded faculty position at the rank of Term Instructor responsible for teaching lower division Physics and/or Astronomy laboratory courses.  MS in Physics and/or Astronomy (or related field). A Ph.D. is preferred, but not required for this term position.  A strong interest in and aptitude for teaching undergraduates in introductory physics and astronomy and associated laboratories is vital. The start date for this position is August 8, 2021, with the potential for renewal thereafter.  Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply and for more information please go to this link:  https://careers.alaska.edu/en-us/job/516416/term-instructor-of-physics

Review Date:

To ensure your application is considered, please apply by 11:55pm Alaska Standard Time, March 21st, 2021.

Review of applications will begin March 22, 2021.  Review will continue until the positiion is filled.

Please be prepared to upload the following required documents as part of your application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy and experience
  • Contact Information for three professional references
  • Unofficial Transcripts documenting degree requirement (Official Transcripts will be required of the successful candidate)
  • For further information regarding this position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Travis Rector, tarector@alaska.edu.
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Travis Rector
Title: 
Chair
Institution/Company: 
University of Alaska Anchorage
Department Name: 
Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
3211 Providence Dr.
City: 
Anchorage
State/Province: 
AK
Zip/Postal Code: 
99508
Country: 
United States of America
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
516416
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Travis Rector
Subject: 
Term Instructor position at UAA
Email: 
tarector@alaska.edu