Assistant Professor of Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Archive Date: 
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of West Georgia
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
1601 Maple Street
City: 
Carrollton
State/Province: 
GA
Zip/Postal: 
30118
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics at the University of West Georgia (www.westga.edu/~physics) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor of physics.  We seek an enthusiastic, dynamic instructor that will teach undergraduate courses in physics, introductory astronomy, and laboratory classes.  The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain an active research program that directly involves undergraduate students, and to seek external funding to support their research.  We welcome applications from all areas of experimental physics, and are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in condensed matter, medical physics, or observational astronomy.  Our department is committed to diversity, and we encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply for this position.

Applicants should have an earned PhD in physics or astronomy.  UWG is a regional comprehensive public university with a main campus in Carrollton and a satellite campus in Newnan.  The physics department prides itself on its innovative teaching and high-quality undergraduate research.  A competitive salary and benefits are offered.  The appointment will begin August 1, 2018, contingent upon funding.  Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research, and three letters of recommendation by the application deadline of January 15, 2018 to Dr. Julie Talbot, Department of Physics, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118 or jtalbot@westga.edu .  UWG is an affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution.  University System of Georgia policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.   


 

Application Deadline: 
Monday, January 15, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, January 15, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Julie Talbot
Title: 
Physics Department Chair
Institution/Company: 
University of West Georgia
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
1601 Maple Street
City: 
Carrollton
State/Province: 
GA
Zip/Postal Code: 
30118
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
678 839-4087
FAX: 
678 839-4088
Email: 
jtalbot@westga.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Julie Talbot
Email: 
jtalbot@westga.edu