Job Location: University of West Florida Pensacola Campus
Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Anticipated start date is August 2024.
Responsibilities: Teach 4 courses each during Fall and Spring terms. Teach courses in physics or astronomy across the curriculum. Mentor students in department. Serve on university, college, and department committees, participate in community engagement activities aligned to the department’s priorities and consistent with partnership of local school districts.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Physics or a closely related discipline from an accredited institution. A strong commitment to teaching with demonstrated ability and enthusiasm in innovative methods of teaching labs and courses is required.
Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Physics, or a closely related discipline from an accredited institution; good communication skills; have recent teaching experience; have familiarity with distance learning teaching; knowledge of high impact practices and evidence-based teaching; and interest in teaching lower-division introductory physics courses.
Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a cv, letter of interest, teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references. References will be contacted upon submission of this application. A sample of student evaluations may be provided as an optional document. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The preferred response date for this position will be January 31, 2024.
The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources at 1-850-474-2694 (voice) or 1- 850-857-6158 (TTY). E-Verify is required for employment. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.
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