The Department of Physics at Florida International University invites applications for the position of full-time Instructor to begin in Fall 2018. An MS or PhD in Physics, Astronomy or related area is required. Candidates should have experience teaching introductory physics and astronomy courses and have excellent teaching, organizational, and supervisory skills. The successful candidate will typically teach mid-size to large introductory courses in physics and astronomy, and may be required to provide oversight of laboratory sections taught by graduate teaching assistants. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 514402 at facultycareers.fiu.edu, and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and description of teaching philosophy as individual attachments. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three potential references who will be contacted as determined by the search committee. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Richard Bone, firstname.lastname@example.org. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials must be received by February 15th 2018. Review of applications will begin in mid-February and continue until the position is filled. For more information about the Department, visit our website: http://physics.fiu.edu/.
FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a “R1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity” and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as sciences, business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architectur...e, law and medicine. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China . For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.