The Department of Physics at Lebanon Valley College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Physics beginning August 2018. This full-time, three-year, renewable term position (with the potential for conversion to tenure track) requires a Ph.D. in physics or a related field. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an upper-division elective course in physics, while also contributing to courses at the introductory level. The successful candidate will also be expected to establish an undergraduate research program, preferably in an area of experimental physics. Opportunities also exist for engaging in our vital liberal arts curriculum.
Candidates with experience in innovative teaching pedagogies and learning technologies are encouraged to apply. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, description of research plans, three confidential letters of reference, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts through Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/47497. Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The successful candidate will also be expected to establish an undergraduate research program, preferably in an area of experimental physics. Opportunities also exist for engaging in our vital liberal arts curriculum.
Nestled on 340 acres in Annville, Pa., LVC offers 34 undergraduate majors, four minors, and five pre-professional programs. Founded in 1866, today the College has 1,630 full-time undergraduate students. LVC ranks 2nd in “Great Schools, Great Prices” among best baccalaureate colleges, according to U.S. News & World Report.