The Grand Valley State University Physics Department invites applications for a full-time academic year Affiliate faculty, to begin August 2017. Applicants must have a Master’s degree in physics, astronomy, or science education field prior to the date of hire, and also must have a bachelor’s degree in physics. Applicants should also provide evidence of effective teaching in introductory physics courses, and demonstrate a commitment to working with a diverse student population. The responsibilities of the appointment include managing all aspects of teaching introductory courses and labs offered by the physics department during the regular academic year, including holding regular office hours, and working effectively with the department’s faculty and staff. Affiliate faculty members normally teach 12-15 hours per semester, and are optionally eligible for summer teaching contracts. Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu. Candidates selected for interviews will be asked to provide additional teaching related materials. Contact the Department Chair at email@example.com with questions about the position or the application process. GVSU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution.
Grand Valley State University attracts more than 24,000 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities. Grand Valley is the comprehensive regional university for the state’s second largest metropolitan area and offers 82 undergraduate and 30 graduate degree programs. It has campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Holland and centers in Muskegon and Traverse City. The unive...rsity is dedicated to individual student achievement, going beyond the traditional classroom experience, with research opportunities and business partnerships. GVSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.
The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists, engineers, and computing
professionals. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American Physical Society (APS Physics), AVS Science and Technology,
IEEE Computer Society, and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma.