Augustana University (SD) invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics to begin in the Fall of 2017. The position is a sabbatical replacement and expected to last two years. We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate in physics, a record of successful physics instruction at the TA level or beyond, and are comfortable with laboratory instructional equipment. The successful applicant will teach courses across the physics curriculum including courses for non-majors. Application information and further details are located at www.augie.edu/jobs.
Review of applications will begin on February 10, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. For more information contact: Drew Alton, Chair, Department of Physics (email@example.com).
Augustana University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action/Title IX Employer. Augustana University is committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.
Founded in 1860, Augustana University is a selective, residential university affiliated with the Lutheran Church. With 53 majors, 41 minors and 15 pre-professional programs for undergraduates, along with graduate degree and continuing education programs, the University is committed to enriching lives and fostering development by combining a foundation in the liberal arts with professional skill an...d advanced study.
With more than 1,800 students from 30 states and 38 countries around the globe, Augustana has been ranked among the top baccalaureate institutions in the nation for our efforts to advance social mobility, research and service by Washington Monthly. We are pleased to be featured among "America's Top Colleges" by Forbes and to be named a "Best Midwestern College" by the Princeton Review and a "Best Buy" by U.S. News & World Report.
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