UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE
Department of Physics
The University of Evansville’s Physics Department invites applications for a one-year appointment, at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor to begin in August 2017. The successful candidate may be considered for an anticipated tenure-track appointment, expected to open in Fall, 2018.
The normal teaching load is 20-21 semester hours per year, and he/she will be expected to hold 10 office hours per week and to participate in departmental and university service activities. The teaching responsibilities will include introductory courses and may include advanced undergraduate physics courses and labs. Ph.D. in physics preferred; A.B.D. considered. Teaching experience at the college level preferred. The Physics Department currently has 18 undergraduate students majoring in physics. Over 90% of our graduates pursue graduate degrees, mostly in physics. For more information about the program, visit https://www.evansville.edu/majors/physics/.
The University of Evansville is an independent, comprehensive, selective admissions institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church. UE is recognized for excellence in its core liberal arts and sciences curriculum and in its professional programs. Undergraduate enrollment is approximately 2,500. Harlaxton College, the University's campus in Lincolnshire, England, has been recognized as the nation's best study abroad program. The University of Evansville is recognized as a top ten school among institutions of its type in the Midwest in U.S. News and World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges”. The University of Evansville is an EEO/AA employer, strongly committed to educational excellence through diversity.
Evansville is Indiana’s third largest city and is located on the banks of the Ohio River. The city proper has a population of 120,000 in a metropolitan area with over 300,000 residents. One of the most attractive features of the area is its low cost of living.
To apply, please complete the online application at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm, send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a copy of transcripts, and three letters of recommendation (at least one of which addresses teaching) to Dr. Jeffrey Braun, Chair, Physics Department, University of Evansville, 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722. Electronic files may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Evansville participates in the E-Verify program. Review of the candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.